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Storyville - Knocking on Heaven's Door

Storyville - Knocking on Heaven's Door

About this programme

Film-maker George Carey marks the 50th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's 1961 flight into space by exploring the origins of the mission. He investigates how the Russian programme was inspired by a mystic who claimed that science would make humans immortal, and discovers ideas from this era have survived communism and adapted themselves into modern scientific theory.

Cast and crew

Crew

Director
George Carey
Series Editor
Nick Fraser
Categories
Documentary