Obi-Wan Kenobi is an exploration of how the Jedi Master copes with loss

30/5/2022 11:02:00 AM

Have you watched #ObiWanKenobi yet?

Have you watched ObiWanKenobi yet?

The miniseries is a space opera adventure set ten years after the events of Revenge of the Sith.

Sith.Chow, who's the director and executive producer of the six-episode Star Wars spin-off series for Disney+, doesn't think it is essential to have seen previous projects in the legendary sci-fi franchise to enjoy the new show, which marks the return of Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen as Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi and protege-turned-Sith Lord Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader, respectively.Chow, who's the director and executive producer of the six-episode Star Wars spin-off series for Disney+, doesn't think it is essential to have seen previous projects in the legendary sci-fi franchise to enjoy the new show, which marks the return of Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen as Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi and protege-turned-Sith Lord Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader, respectively.LinkedIn Melbourne City's Patrick Kisnorbo will look to use Saturday's Grand Final loss against Western United as a spur to improve his coaching after seeing his side relinquish their A-League championship crown.

It centres around Obi-Wan, who has been hiding on the planet of Tatooine following the defeat of the Jedi.However, a group of Inquisitors, evil lightsaber-wielding hunters, have come to track him down.Speaking to Collider , Chow said:"I would definitely say that would if you've seen the prequels.If you've missed the fights of the prequel trilogy (they've always felt more fluid and fast-paced compared to the original trilogy and even the sequel trilogy), doesn't disappoint.So I think if you do have time to watch one thing, the prequels would certainly be a help in understanding the show.Although there are no lightsaber fights in the first two episodes (not a spoiler, I hope!), its action sequences are fairly satisfying, as are the Force feats of both the Inquisitors and Obi-Wan."It's tricky because obviously, we are so in the middle of two trilogies with these big legacy characters.Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) in Obi-Wan Kenobi."Two Premierships and a grand final I think is a remarkable achievement by the players.

(Still: Disney+) However, the series does feel constrained, story-wise.You may not get every single reference or understand everything, but I think hopefully it still works just on a human level.You may not get every single reference or understand everything, but I think hopefully it still works just on a human level.It takes place after and before events of great importance (both the prequel trilogy and original trilogy), and features characters that appear in both series.Whatever lore it introduces cannot contradict what has come after and whatever happens in the series cannot be of great importance, since it is never mentioned in the shows that come after.She said:"It's interesting, almost everything was on the screen.You're left wondering — what is it that happens in that will be of great dramatic importance? Story continues In that sense, the series walks a very thin line with severe narrative constraints.There was very little actually that got cut.Where is the series headed and what is the great conflict that the show is about? We know it has to end, somehow, with Obi-Wan back on Tatooine (in time for.Obviously, we were shooting this through COVID and it is quite an ambitious project.You win and you lose.

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