Star Wars: Music by John Williams – 1980 Documentary

A rare account of John Williams composing and recording the historic score for The Empire Strikes Back, with the London Symphony Orchestra. This BBC special, aired just days before Episode V premiered, also chronicles John Williams’s illustrious career up to that point, with scenes from Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Superman and many others. Originally aired on May 18, 1980, on BBC.