This Star Wars Fan Film Will Surely Make You Misty Eyed


A touching Star Wars fan film titled Kara -- which deals with a Force-sensitive girl and her father as hey encounter a downed X-Fighter pilot -- is going viral online after getting a visibility bump from The Mary Sue.

Using original trilogy-era costumes and vehicle designs, there are elements of The Force Awakens in some of the movie's look, and plenty of originality, right down to a score created just for the film.

You can check it out below.

"Kara" | (2016) (An Unofficial Star Wars Film) from Joe Sill on Vimeo.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan & Abrams, features a cast including actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong'o, Gwendoline Christie, Crystal Clarke, Pip Andersen, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow. They will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens hit theaters December 18, 2015, kicking off a new trilogy of Saga films as Episodes VIII and IX are already scheduled. The film garnered a record $247 million at the domestic box office and $529 million globally in its opening weekend.