- Rated NR
- Genre: Special Interest-Space
- Release Date: 6/30/2009
Uneart hing rare archival foot age, this documentary compiles BBC coverage of the first moon landing. Presented by astronomer Sir Patrick Moore, it follows the historic mission from launch, through dramatic moonwalk, to splashdown. Interspersed with live reports, BBC science reporter James Burke (Connections) provides aninsiderss guide to spaceflight: demonstrating the zero-gravity experience, sliding down an escape chute, and explaining how astronauts pee in space suits. Allowing viewers to witness history as it happened, Apollo 11 is a special treat for space enthusiasts and anyone wanting to revisit the thrill of that momentous day. Special Features: Full Frame - 1.33 Audio: Subtitles - English - SDH Additional Release Material: Bonus Footage: 1. 17 min. Episode from the program the Sky at Night Text/Photo Galleries: Biographies: 1. Sir Patrick Moore.