Howard Shows What Filming Hyperspace Looks Like In Latest Han Solo Movie Set Pic

It didn’t take Ron Howard a long time to share another cool behind-the-scenes shot from the set of the Han Solo movie, because he’s just posted a new one showing what it looks like to film a hyperspace scene when a ship makes a jump to light speed.

From the shot it looks like this effect is practical in nature, and not computer generated, which is a pretty big revelation. I’m assuming this method allows for the light to reflect off of the set surfaces and actors to provide a more lifelike feel? It probably serves as a great tool for the actors to immerse themselves in the film’s sci-fi universe too.

In addition to the hyperspace wall you can also see another shot Young Lando piloting the Falcon in the monitors, and he looks a bit troubled or in a hurry. There’s a good chance he’s running from someone or something, so I can’t wait to see how this scene plays out in the final film.

Stay tuned for more Han Solo movie set updates because Ron Howard is on fire with them!


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