Just released at Star Wars Celebration: Watch the new trailer for Star Wars Visions: Volume 2, featuring nine new shorts from nine celebrated animation studios from across the globe. Along with the trailer during the Star Wars Visions panel at Star Wars Celebration 2023, Lucasfilm released cast information for the series as well.
You can see the cast list below, which includes a Star Wars veteran in Denis Lawson and veteran actress Angelica Huston. The show starts streaming May 4, 2023, which means we don’t have long to wait for this show!
Check out the titles of the nine new shorts, along with a few other key details for them below:
- “Screecher’s Reach” by Paul Young at Cartoon Saloon (Ireland, Wolfwalkers)
- “In the Stars” by Gabriel Osorio at PunkRobot Studio (Chile, Bear Story)
- “Journey to the Dark Head” by Hyeong Geun Park at Studio Mir (South Korea, The Legend of Korra)
- “I Am Your Mother” by Magdalena Osinska at Aardman Animations (United Kingdom, Wallace and Gromit)
- “Aau’s Song” by Nadia Darries and Daniel Clarke at Triggerfish Animation Studios (South Africa, Revolting Rhymes)
- “The Pit” by LeAndre Thomas at D’ART Shtajio (Japan, Snowchild music video) and Lucasfilm Ltd. (United States)
- “The Spy Dancer” by Julien Chheng at Studio La Cachette (France, “Sucker of Souls” in Love, Death and Robots)
- “The Bandits of Golak” by Ishan Shukla at 88 Pictures (India)
- “Sith” by Rodrigo Blaas at El Guiri Studios (Spain)
Presenting all-new, creative takes on the galaxy far, far away, Star Wars: Visions will be a series of animated short films celebrating Star Wars through the lens of the world’s best animated creators. The anthology collection will bring fantastic visions from several of the leading animation studios, offering a fresh and diverse cultural perspective to Star Wars.