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The Resource In the shadow of the Moon, ThinkFilm presents a DOX production in association with Passion Pictures for Discovery Films and Film4 ; Ron Howard presents a film by David Sington ; cinematography, Clive North ; executive producers, Simon Andreae, John Battsek, Louisa Bolch, Julie Goldman, Hamish Mykura ; produced by Duncan Copp ; directed by David Sington, (videorecording)

In the shadow of the Moon, ThinkFilm presents a DOX production in association with Passion Pictures for Discovery Films and Film4 ; Ron Howard presents a film by David Sington ; cinematography, Clive North ; executive producers, Simon Andreae, John Battsek, Louisa Bolch, Julie Goldman, Hamish Mykura ; produced by Duncan Copp ; directed by David Sington, (videorecording)

Label
In the shadow of the Moon
Title
In the shadow of the Moon
Statement of responsibility
ThinkFilm presents a DOX production in association with Passion Pictures for Discovery Films and Film4 ; Ron Howard presents a film by David Sington ; cinematography, Clive North ; executive producers, Simon Andreae, John Battsek, Louisa Bolch, Julie Goldman, Hamish Mykura ; produced by Duncan Copp ; directed by David Sington
Contributor
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Interviewee
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • Between 1968 and 1972, the world watched in awe each time an American spacecraft voyaged to the Moon. Only 12 American men have walked upon its surface and they remain the only human beings to have stood on another world. Now for the first time, a combination of archival material from the original NASA film footage, much of it never before seen and interviews with the surviving astronauts tells the story of the Apollo space program
  • Presents the story of NASA's Apollo program and the lunar landings by American astronauts made between 1968 and 1972. Features rare archival footage and interviews with surviving astronauts
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Composer, Philip Sheppard ; film editor, David Fairhead ; associate producer, Sarah Kinsella ; co-producer/assistant director, Christopher Riley ; executive producer for DOX, David McNab ; executive producer for Channel Four International, Richard Life ; for Discovery Films, W. Clarke Bunting, Andrea Meditch ; for Discovery Channel, Jane Root, Jeff Hasler
Dewey number
629.454
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG (parental guidance suggested; some language may not be suitable for children) for mild language, brief violent images, and incidental smoking
Language note
In English with optional English (SDH) or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
TL799.M6
LC item number
I525 2007
PerformerNote
Interviewees, Buzz Aldrin, Alan Bean, Eugene Cernan, Michael Collins, Charles Duke, James Lovell, Edgar Mitchell, Harrison Schmitt, David Scott, John Young
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1932-
  • 1930-
  • 1935-
  • 1932-
  • 1930-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Howard, Ron
  • Sington, David
  • North, Clive
  • Andreae, Simon
  • Battsek, John
  • Bolch, Louisa
  • Goldman, Julie
  • Mykura, Hamish
  • Copp, Duncan
  • Aldrin, Buzz
  • Bean, Alan
  • Cernan, Eugene
  • Collins, Michael
  • Duke, Charlie
  • Lovell, Jim
  • Mitchell, Edgar D
  • Schmitt, Harrison H
  • Scott, David Randolph
  • Young, John
  • Sheppard, Philip
  • Fairhead, David
  • Kinsella, Sarah
  • Riley, Christopher
  • McNab, David
  • Life, Richard
  • Bunting, Clark
  • Meditch, Andrea
  • Root, Jane
  • Hasler, Jeff
  • Thinkfilm (Firm)
  • DOX Productions Ltd
  • Passion Pictures (Firm)
  • Discovery Films
  • FilmFour (Firm)
  • Lions Gate Films
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Moon
  • Astronautics
  • United States
  • Apollo 8 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 9 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 10 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 12 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 13 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 14 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 15 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 16 (Spacecraft)
  • Apollo 17 (Spacecraft)
Technique
live action
Label
In the shadow of the Moon, ThinkFilm presents a DOX production in association with Passion Pictures for Discovery Films and Film4 ; Ron Howard presents a film by David Sington ; cinematography, Clive North ; executive producers, Simon Andreae, John Battsek, Louisa Bolch, Julie Goldman, Hamish Mykura ; produced by Duncan Copp ; directed by David Sington, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally released as a feature film
  • Special features: Filmmaker commentary featuring director David Sington, editor David Fairhead and archive producer, Chris Riley; Bonus interviews & stories (Lieutenant Aldrin, Cold War, Sputnik, Project Gemini, The dark side, How do I feel?, Apollo 9 & Apollo 10, The first fifteen seconds, Earth orbit, Transportation and docking, Dr. Rendezvous, Original Apollo 13 sequence, Walking up on the moon, A lot of rocks, Moon bunnies, A heck of a scare, Daddy is walking on the moon, You're finished) (58 min.); Scoring Apollo : a short feature with composer Philip Sheppard (12 min.); Ron Howard : inspired by Apollo (7 min.); Theatrical trailer (3 min.); Trailer gallery
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: An exclusive message from Ron Howard -- Scoring Apollo : a short feature with composer Philip Sheppard -- Filmmaker commentary featuring director David Sington, editor David Fairhead and archive producer, Chris Riley -- Deleted and extended scenes with over 60 minutes of stories from the astronauts and never-before-seen footage from the Apollo missions -- Theatrical trailer -- Trailer gallery
Control code
ocn175280361
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 821575555951
  • 00821575555951
  • 031398224655
  • 821575155953
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
  • TF-55595
  • TF-22465
  • TF-15595
  • 22465
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 997260
  • (OCoLC)175280361
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
In the shadow of the Moon, ThinkFilm presents a DOX production in association with Passion Pictures for Discovery Films and Film4 ; Ron Howard presents a film by David Sington ; cinematography, Clive North ; executive producers, Simon Andreae, John Battsek, Louisa Bolch, Julie Goldman, Hamish Mykura ; produced by Duncan Copp ; directed by David Sington, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally released as a feature film
  • Special features: Filmmaker commentary featuring director David Sington, editor David Fairhead and archive producer, Chris Riley; Bonus interviews & stories (Lieutenant Aldrin, Cold War, Sputnik, Project Gemini, The dark side, How do I feel?, Apollo 9 & Apollo 10, The first fifteen seconds, Earth orbit, Transportation and docking, Dr. Rendezvous, Original Apollo 13 sequence, Walking up on the moon, A lot of rocks, Moon bunnies, A heck of a scare, Daddy is walking on the moon, You're finished) (58 min.); Scoring Apollo : a short feature with composer Philip Sheppard (12 min.); Ron Howard : inspired by Apollo (7 min.); Theatrical trailer (3 min.); Trailer gallery
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: An exclusive message from Ron Howard -- Scoring Apollo : a short feature with composer Philip Sheppard -- Filmmaker commentary featuring director David Sington, editor David Fairhead and archive producer, Chris Riley -- Deleted and extended scenes with over 60 minutes of stories from the astronauts and never-before-seen footage from the Apollo missions -- Theatrical trailer -- Trailer gallery
Control code
ocn175280361
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 821575555951
  • 00821575555951
  • 031398224655
  • 821575155953
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
  • TF-55595
  • TF-22465
  • TF-15595
  • 22465
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 997260
  • (OCoLC)175280361
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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