Random Stories From My Life

The Day I Met My Idol: Star Wars Sound Designer Ben Burtt

And a day which set in motion something unexpected …

Ben: “Where did everybody go?”

Receptionist: “I think they already took off for lunch.”

Ben: “Well, you want to go grab a sub?”

Burtt, at work on “The Star Wars” in George Lucas’ basement in San Anselmo.
My handwritten notes, after meeting with Burtt.



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Ron Diamond

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