Watch a Behind-the-Scenes Doc on ‘The Dark Crystal’


If you spent the majority of your childhood totally terrifying yourself with repeated screenings of the Frank Oz and Jim Henson-directed puppet film, The Dark Crystal, then you’ll find plenty to appreciate in this 1982 behind-the-scenes documentary about the production. While we’re not sure if we’ll ever fully outgrow our fear of the planet Thra, we do find it a little less scary now that we know how the Skeksis sausage was made.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

[via io9]