Thursday 6 June
Apollo: Raw and Uncut (Part 4)
12pm – 2pm
Chris Riley’s unique video installation shows what the earth looks like from space through NASA’s entire collection documented between 1966 and 1972. Apollo missions and Neil Armstrong’s first steps on the moon are included in this free showing of filming shot by human beings in space and on the surface of the moon.
Apollo: Raw and Uncut consists of 13 hours of footage that will be split across 6 screenings over the course of the Festival.
The Creeping Garden
4.26pm – 5.30pm
The Creeping Garden is a feature length science fiction documentary exploring the work of fringe scientists, mycologists and artists, and their relationship with the extraordinary plasmodial slime mould.
introduced by Dhara Patel
7.15pm – 10.15pm
The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.