Watch: Vintage ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ Documentary With Unseen Footage & More!

Michael Parbot, a French journalist who gained unprecedented access to the ‘Empire’ production, contributed his footage to two documentaries: “SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back,” a behind-the-scenes look at the film’s special effects, and a 1980 Dutch TV program showcasing lightsaber rehearsal footage and interviews with the cast.

Excerpts from the lost 1980 Michel Parbot documentary. It’s basically a better quality version of the footage from the Dutch Broadcast combined with the clips I released in 2007. All in the correct order with the main and end titles to make a coherent whole.

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