Catch STARMEN on both sides of the Atlantic on Thursday.
Britain’s Star Men: Heroes Of Astronomy premiers on (BBC4) Thursday 29 September, 9.00pm
and director Alison Rose is on hand for a special screening at the historic ART THEATRE in Long Beach, California at 7:30 PM. One Night Only! More here.
“…what begins as a nostalgic and impeccably polite road trip across America’s South West coalesces into something more profound.
…An elegiac film amid stunning scenery, Star Men makes it easy to appreciate the beauty of our skies, while profiling four great scientific minds that are still active and enthusiastic. “Isn’t it amazing that we get paid to do this?”
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"Perhaps surprisingly it's the easy humour and camaraderie on show, rather than the profundity of the cosmic concepts, that offers the real insight into our place in the universe."
“…the four are splendid travelling companions. Terrific stuff.”
The Sunday Times
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Pick of the Day
Britain’s Star Men — Heroes Of Astronomy (BBC4, 9pm)