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Lucasfilm Limited
Type Limited Liability company
Subsidary of Walt Disney Motion Pictures
Industry Entertainment
When it was created 1971
People who started it George Lucas
Headquarters Letterman Digital Arts Center in San Francisco, California
Things made Movies and television programs
Parent Independent(1971-2013)
Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures (2013-)
Divisions Lucasfilm Animation
Lucasfilm Arts

Lucasfilm is an American movie and television production company. It is based in the Letterman Digital Arts Center in San Francisco, California. It is best known for the Star Wars and Indiana Jones movie franchises. It does live action and animation. In 2013, Disney announced that they would buy Lucasfilm Limited for one billion dollars. Lucasfilm became a subsidiary of Disney.

History

Letterman Digital Arts Center, Building B (side view)
Lucasfilm headquarters at the Letterman Digital Arts Center

Lucasfilm was created in 1971 by George Lucas (creator of the Star Wars Franchise). It had a Lucasfilm Animation division for animation products. Lucasfilm Ltd. had done services of products in Live Action movies and Animated television series and movies.

Products

Star Wars Logo
Star Wars logo
  • Star Wars movie series (distributed by Twenieth Century Fox)
  • Star Wars Episode VII The Force Awakens (co-produced by Walt Disney Motion Pictures and Bad Robot)
  • Star Wars The Clone Wars (distributed by Cartoon Network and Netfilx)
  • Star Wars Rebels (distributed by Disney Domestic Television and Disney XD)
  • Star Wars Holiday Special
  • Lego Star Wars (with LEGO)
  • Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles (co-produced by WilFilm, LEGO and distributed by Cartoon Network and Disney XD)
  • Star Wars Detours
  • Indiana Jones

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