Throughout the day, several panels, Q&A sessions and screenings will be hosted in Theatre 12, a 575 seats theatre dubbed “Starkiller Base” that will function as our main stage.
The first 50 seats in the theatre are reserved for the Friends of Echo Base ticket holders (our V.I.P. ticket holders). The other seats have free seating but please note: first come, first serve!
In the upcoming months a complete list of all panels, Q&A sessions and screening will be posted on this page. Check our website regularly for updates.
Sculpting a Galaxy: 30 Years of Movie Magic
Panel | Engels spoken | Time: TBC | Location: Starkiller Base (zaal 12)
In this panel, Lorne Peterson explores his 30-year career at Industrial Light & Magic. Lorne will take you on a tour of dozens of projects he worked on: from the very beginning in 1975 when he was hired by George Lucas to build models for Star Wars, via E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Ghostbusters II, Back to the Future II, Jurassic Park and Star Trek: Generations to the Star Wars prequels, Pirates of the Caribbean and his Oscar winning work on Indiana Jones.
Thanks to many photos and video clips, this panel will give you a unique look at creating the impressive special effects of these films. There will also be ample opportunity to ask your questions to Lorne.
A day in the life of a LEGO Star Wars Designer
Panel | English spoken | Time: TBA | Location: Starkiller Base (Theatre 12)
Rooted in the story of how a boys lifelong dream became reality, LEGO Designer Niels M. Frederiksen will uncover the many different processes in the creation of a LEGO Star Wars set – the many different aspects a LEGO Designer has to keep in mind throughout the development of a set – but also the many fun, exciting and different challenges, tasks and experiences the job offers.
The presentation will you a unique look “behind the scenes”, tips for future LEGO designers and time for more casual chat and Q&A.