How to Film a Good Sword Fight | Video Essay

Why are the sword fights in The Last Jedi so lacking? Well, since Star Wars was originally a Samurai Western set in space, what better place to seek guidance than Asian sword movies? Join Accented Cinema as he examines what makes a good sword fight?

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