The World of 'The Dark Crystal' Trailer

The World of 'The Dark Crystal' Trailer (1983)

09 January 1983 Factual 57 mins

A documentary which explores the making of Jim Henson and Frank Oz's 1982 fantasy film 'The Dark Crystal', which originally aired on PBS in the United States on January 9, 1983. This one-hour documentary details the technological innovations in the field of animatronics, art design, film making, and Henson's own brand of magic. Requiring 5 years of production, including over two years of pre-production, The Dark Crystal was inspired by the imagination of artist Brian Froud and conceived by scores of talented designers, builders, technicians, and performers. The World of the Dark Crystal shows how Jim Henson's Creature Shop in London and the Muppet Workshop in New York brought Brian Froud's art and Jim Henson's vision to life.

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Jim Henson

as Himself

Brian Froud

as Himself

Wendy Midener

as Herself

Gary Kurtz

as Himself

Frank Oz

as Himself

Fred Nihda

as Himself

Kathryn Mullen

as Herself

Lyle Conway

as Himself

Oswald Morris

as Himself

Steve Whitmire

as Himself


Mark Mason

Mark Mason Production Supervisor

Keith Desmond

Keith Desmond Sound Recordist

Dan Grummel

Dan Grummel Sound Recordist

Mike Lax

Mike Lax Sound Recordist

Colin Martin

Colin Martin Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Stan Phillips

Stan Phillips Sound Recordist

Stephen Drury

Stephen Drury Camera Operator

Mike Fox

Mike Fox Camera Operator

International Titles

The World of the Dark Crystal Trailer

International Releases Dates

Germany 09 January 1983

United States 09 January 1983

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