A fond adieu to Shepperton: Nostromo Mania Fred nous ramène à Shepperton … il y a 40 ans. (Finale)

Thanks for bringing this series to my attention, it has been lovely following the making of Alien from H.R.Giger’s point of view.

The Nostromo Files

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With typical flair, Nostromo Mania Fred makes a final post, closing out the “Retour a Shepperton…il y a 40 ans” project:

In a day and age where we second-guess with bootless speculations about what might be in the undocumented minds of the creatives who bring us Alien films, it is a wonderful thing to have things like the Giger diaries to give us definite insights into part of the process of creating ALIEN (1979).

It is with a touch of sadness that I bid this series adieu. For a time, I was transported back to the late Seventies, when I was a young science fiction fan and this movie was something new and unexplored. Thank you for that, Fred. That is magic…

But as you will see in Fred’s post, there is a hint of excitement to come from his imagination in 2019… and a…

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