Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie
Star Wars the exhibition
Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie. 30, avenue Corentin-Cariou,
Paris 19ème. Until 27 august 2006.
This film mythic filled with enthusiasm more than one generation by
creating of all parts a completely inhabited fantastic world.
This exhibition will passionate fans of Star Wars because it plunges
us in the slides of film, where the magic receipts of fakings were
imagined to make us dream so much. More than 150 original objects
having been used during various actions, costumes, models, drawings of
preparation, are gathered here in a space environment, surrounded by
the omnipresent music of film. 1500 square meters of
inter sidereal vacuum divided into 9 rooms guide us on a symbolic journey from the first to the sixth
episode, of the Phantom Threat in famous Retour of Jedi. As of
the entry, two immense spaceships invite you on the takeoff of which
the famous N1-Naboo hunter 10 meters length. Of course, the robot
worship R2D2 accommodates the visitor while making hear his so
characteristic electronic cackle. Among the most spectacular
attractions, let us note the numerical incrustation of ourselves, the
visitors, inside film extracts projected on large screen. In
thirty years of saga, the effects completely evolved, which tells us an
extremely instructive video sequence. Favour this dynamic
exposure, at any time the magic is not broken, even if the magician
reveals us some of his fabulous secrets.