With only eight weeks to go until Episode VIII lands in cinemas, a new behind-the-scenes featurette has hit the web – this one focusing on writer-director Rian Johnson.  

It will be interesting to see what Johnson, who put a creative new spin on time travel in his 2012 thriller Looper, will do with the Star Wars universe.

“Rian’s wonderful personality is all over this film,” offers Gwendoline Christie, with Mark Hamill describing Johnson’s approach to the story as “a real journey of discovery.”

Check out what the director himself has to say…