Dawn of the Space Age


Dawn of the Space Age

A spellbinding account of humanity’s first attempts to leave planet Earth: from the launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik, to the magnificent lunar landings, to the privately operated space flights of today.

Be immersed and overwhelmed by this accurate historic account of our species’ very first steps into Space.

Who were the men and women who took part in these early death-defying endeavours? Witness their drive, share their passion and marvel at the perseverance they showed at the very dawn of the Space Age.

Film Type

KS 3-5   /   General audiences
Long version: 41min
Short version: 30min
Trailer below
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