Four years after Alexandre O. Philippe's documentary The People Vs. George Lucas, the sequel The People vs George Lucas - Episode II has started production, with a brand new poster debuting through the official website PVG2.com. Fans can also visit the site to find out how to contribute their own material for use in the documentary follow-up, which is slated for release in December 2015, just in time for Star Wars: Episode VII on December 18, 2015. Take a look at the poster, which features an artistic depiction of George Lucas with the shadow of Mickey Mouse looming over him, then take a look at the official press release for more details.
In keeping with the tradition of our enormously popular original film, this participatory documentary is now open for submissions to fans around the world. Rants, opinions, parodies, fan films, images, songs, and creative speculations about Star Wars: Episode VII are encouraged, and can be submitted directly via our website:pvg2.com
There is a great disturbance in the world of Star Wars fandom. While many seem delighted that George Lucas finally handed over the reins, and excited about the future of the franchise; others are worried about the Disneyfication of the galaxy far, far away that has defined their childhood.
The People vs George Lucas - Episode II will draw the curtain on the examination of the most complex relationship between a creator and his fans in the world of popular culture, asking the question: what does the future of Star Wars look like without George Lucas?