Watch the first teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi

"Breathe, just breathe..."

Text: Faizal Dahlawia

Editor: Shannon Wylie

Video: YouTube

The intergalactic fight continues as the first look into the new instalment of the Star Wars franchise was unveiled. Watch it here now...

Lucasfilm has released the first trailer for the new movie, Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Directed by Rian Johnson, the film continues the story of Rey (Daisy Ridley) as she plots her path to becoming a jedi. The 2-minute teaser clip sees Rey undergoing training from Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) interspersed with epic spaceship battles. Also featured briefly were Finn (John Boyega) along with Kylo Ren (Adam Driver), the lead antagonist in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which was partly shot in Abu Dhabi.

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