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Porgs are sped up chickens, and other ‘Star Wars’ sound design secrets
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Porgs are sped up chickens, and other ‘Star Wars’ sound design secrets

In Star Wars: The Last Jedi, all those wailing porg squeals are just chickens processed through what amounts to an Alvin and the Chipmunks filter. A new ABC News documentary covering the sound design in The Last Jedi takes an up-close look at the efforts of the foley crew. They're the reason that porgs, rolling…