Afronauts

Zambia, 1969. A rag-tag group is trying to launch a moon rocket to beat the American Apollo 11. The astronaut is a 17-year-old girl who has to be the first to set foot on the moon along with her two cats. The scientific zeitgeist seen from the point of view of those who were not part of it. Inspired by true events.
All Short films at IFFR 2017.

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This film is part of combined programme Afro Future

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Filmmaker
Frances Bodomo
Country
USA
Year
2014
Medium
File
Length
14
Language
English
Producer
Isabella Wing-Davey
Sales
Frances Bodomo
Writer
Frances Bodomo
Cinematography
Joshua James Richards
Editor
Sara Shaw
Production Design
Feli Lamenca
Music
Brian McOmber
Cast
Diandra Forrest, Yolonda Ross, Hoji Fortuna