In July we shared a Star Wars fan film that explored a world where those within the defeated Empire continued their fight with the Rebels following the Battle of Endor. Today, we’ve got another excellent short to share.

Stormtroopers are often viewed as dispensable in the Star Wars universe, making it easy to look past the fact that underneath the helmets and armor are actual people. Jakku: First Wave peers into the lives of three Imperial Stormtroopers just before the Battle of Jakku, itself coming just a year after the Battle of Endor.

Unlike the previous fan film, this one isn’t loaded with cutting-edge action sequences special effects. Instead, you get a heartfelt exchange between three men moments before they enter a battle in which we already know the outcome of.

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