Star Wars empire brings visual magic to Vancouver
March 19, 2014
VANCOUVER -- May the workforce be with you.

Star Wars’ Jedi, glowing lightsabers and intergalactic alien adventurers will soon be duking it out in Vancouver’s Gastown.

Industrial Light & Magic, the legendary visual effects firm George Lucas created for Star Wars, is bringing as much as one-third of the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII’s visual effects work to Vancouver.