dir. Todd Douglas Miller
Documentary // 2019 // 93 min. // Rated G
Sunday, Apr. 7 1:00 // 4:00 // 7:00
SEARCY HALL, on the campus of Brevard Music Center (349 Andante Lane, Brevard, NC)
From director Todd Douglas Miller comes a cinematic event fifty years in the making. Crafted from a newly discovered trove of 65mm footage, and more than 11,000 hours of uncatalogued audio recordings, Apollo 11 takes us straight to the heart of NASA’s most celebrated mission—the one that first put men on the moon, and forever made Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin into household names. Immersed in the perspectives of the astronauts, the team in Mission Control, and the millions of spectators on the ground, we vividly experience those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.