The Making of 'E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial'

The Making of 'E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial'

USA, 1996, 91’

directed by: Laurent Bouzereau

written by: Laurent Bouzereau

cast: Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, George Lucas, Melissa Mathison, Drew Barrymore, Henry Thomas

cinematography: Maurey Dahlen, Jeff Daly, Shawn Mauer, Ron McCaine

edited by: Marc Elmer, Jeff Pickett

producers: Laurent Bouzereau

production: Universal Studios Home Video

A peep behind the camera on the set of Spielberg's classic E.T. The documentary includes interviews with director Steven Spielberg, co-producer Kathleen Kennedy, sound designer Ben Burtt, composer John Williams and other key members of the film crew. It also contains the original shots from the set and some of those that were cut out from the film.

Laurent Bouzereau, a film historian and documentarian. He made documentaries for George Lucas' American Graffiti, as well as Steven Spielberg's Jaws, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Minority Report, The Terminal, and many others.