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    The Star Wars Holiday Special Production Cel Setup (Nelvana, 1978). On 11/17/78, The Star Wars Holiday Special premiered on CBS. It featured live action footage, film clips, and newly animated segments by Nelvana Studios. The special presented several new elements of the Star Wars universe, including a celebration of "Life Day." The animated segments introduced a new character called Boba Fett, who would go on to achieve great popularity with fans. The special was shown only once, and has never been rebroadcast or officially re-released. This is an extremely rare hand-painted production cel of a Stormtrooper starfighter in flight. The Stormtroopers are on the top cel level and sit atop two separate levels of background overlays. Overall image is is 9" x 3". The setup has been placed over a print background for presentation purposes. This was the first official Star Wars spinoff of any kind. In Fine condition.

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