Photos of an elephant dressing up as the bantha from Star Wars

The Tusken Raiders' bantha in Star Wars: A New Hope was portrayed by Mardji, an Asian elephant who frequently tried to shuck off her hot costume. Here are photos of the pachyderm becoming a blue-milk-producing pack animal.

[Elephantart via Super Punch]

Photos of an elephant dressing up as the bantha from Star Wars

Photos of an elephant dressing up as the bantha from Star Wars

Photos of an elephant dressing up as the bantha from Star Wars

Photos of an elephant dressing up as the bantha from Star Wars

Photos of an elephant dressing up as the bantha from Star Wars