Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Star Wars

Carrie Fisher, 1979

On this day, May 25, in 1977, the film Star Wars was released in American movie theaters. The film would go on to win seven Oscars and make household names of the cast. Carrie Fisher was photographed by Karsh a couple of years later in 1979, for “Twentieth Century Film Corp.”