At long last, Lucasfilm has finally realized that fan-produced films aren’t at all omens of the Dark Side. Instead of suing them out of existence, there’s now an official home for ’em. Internet film distributor AtomFilms will handle the technical side of distributing fun farces like the Cops-inspired Troops and, if we’re lucky, even “Dark Redemption.” The site, when it opens up, will be over here.
As Dark Lord of the Sith, Vader was responsible for governing untold billions of people. He could surely whip our sorry United States, and its paltry 260 million, right into shape. Visit campaign headquarters.
fiziko writes, “In the spirit of cool things done with sci fi stuff, here’s a page with all the links and software you need to make some great looking Star Wars images. It’s free, and very high-quality. (It uses POV-Ray.)” The front-page graphics look nifty, but the inevitable image gallery isn’t there yet. Still, for the technically inclined among us, this is promising.