februari, 2019

06feb18:3021:30Movie nightMission Control: The unsung heroes of Apollosteenschuur 25, Leiden Organisator: NVR


The NVR and IIASL are proud to present the movie “Mission Control”.

At the heart of the Apollo program was the special band of brothers in Mission Control. The feature documentary film Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo tells their stories, describing the rural homesteads and smokestack towns they came from, and the remarkable team they became. The film consists of interviews with those who worked in Mission Control and astronauts, enhanced by extraordinary archive, stunning VFX and an original orchestral score. The film covers the first journeys to the moon by Apollo 8 and Apollo 11, and the huge effort required to save the crew of Apollo 13.

Programme of the evening:

18h30 Welcome and pizza, followed by a short presentation of Peter Batenburg (NVR)
19h00 Movie: Mission Control: The unsung heroes of Apollo
20h45 Drinks


(Woensdag) 18:30 - 21:30



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