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Post #1381073

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ATMachine
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What methods were used in coming up with the choreography of the lightsaber duels?
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16-Oct-2020, 9:44 AM
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16-Oct-2020, 9:44 AM
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ATMachine
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A big difference between the OT and the PT swordfights was the influence of Chinese wuxia martial arts films on the latter, I think. The PT fights also feature one-handed lightsaber fighting; during the OT the idea was that lightsabers were heavy like European broadswords and required two hands.