Deadline is reporting that the writer/director of Looper, Rian Johnson is directing Star Wars VIII & IX. Though he hasn't confirmed this report, he did tweet the above video (language warning) about his desire to not screw things up.
This is an interesting video created by NonSequiturMedia. You can click on different areas to zoom in to have a closer look at what's going on with those blinking lights. Here's a list to also see the different films that make up this project.