Gilbert Taylor on filming the attack on the Death Star

Last year, Gilbert Taylor spoke to Henderson's Film Industries about filming the infamous attack on the Death Star for Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope..

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Star Wars cinematographer dies

Gilbert Taylor, the British cinematographer for Star Wars, The Omen and Dr Strangelove, has died aged 99. His widow has told the BBC he died earlier today with his family at his bedside at his home on the Isle of Wight.