The party line surrounding Star Wars: The Force Awakens is that the film is an unequivocal return to form. Specifically: Episode VII will feature a greater emphasis on real sets, in-camera effects, and, the hope is, less of a reliance on CGI than the three prequels.
That's the running theme of this new behind the scenes video that premiered at Comic-Con on Friday night.
We see J.J. Abrams and his team filming in the desert and, as the clip promises, they're "keeping one foot in the pre-digital world." Is that their way of overtly throwing shade at Jar Jar Binks and all that he wrought? We'll leave that up to you.
Regardless, this clip is worth your time. And for hardcore fans, here is a round-up of everything else we know about Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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