Star Wars arrives at SXSW Festival, new “Force Awakens” bonus feature teaser created for home video release

in Disney, Movies, Star Wars

“Look at the size of that thing.”

The promotional campaign for the upcoming home video release of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” continues onward with the arrival of the First Order at the 2016 SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas.

Stormtroopers and a massive TIE Fighter were on hand to help spread the word about the film’s impending Blu-ray and Digital HD release next month, in addition to the world premiere at the festival of the full-length documentary “Secrets of The Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey” on March 14. This in-depth look at the making of the worldwide blockbuster will be included as a bonus feature on the home video release.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - The First Order Has Landed At SXSW

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - The First Order Has Landed At SXSW

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - The First Order Has Landed At SXSW

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - The First Order Has Landed At SXSW

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - The First Order Has Landed At SXSW

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - The First Order Has Landed At SXSW

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - The First Order Has Landed At SXSW

Star Wars: The Force Awakens - The First Order Has Landed At SXSW

The TIE Fighter will continue to be stationed at South Bites at SXSW throughout the weekend for festival-goers to enjoy.

Also included among the bonus features will be an intimate look at the famous table reading that all the stars participated in during preproduction, and a new teaser has been created to give fans a sneak peek of what to expect.

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” arrives on Digital HD April 1 and can be pre-ordered on iTunes and other digital providers. Fans are also encouraged to explore all things Star Wars at iTunes.com/Starwars. It will be available on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD starting April 5.

 

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