Last week Kevin Smith was invited to the set of J.J. Abrams’ “Star Wars Episode VII.” While there, the famed director of films such as “Clerks,” “Chasing Amy” and “Dogma” Totally cried. Actual tears.
At Neuchatel International Film Festival in Switzerland, Smith explained what actually happened. Speaking candidly in a Q&A session, Smith gushed over the Millennium Falcon, the “tactile world” Abrams has created, the characters he loves more than his “fucking relatives” and how “we’re all going to come hard.” It’s an interesting eleven minutes, especially for other fans who eagerly await the next installment. Check it out below (skip to 35.00 mark for the “Star Wars” segment):