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PROJECT: MAN IN SPACE (1959)

Documentary Special

Synopsis

Stories behind the initial space probes, including the epic flight of Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin and development of the American Mercury astronaut program.


Air Date 12/4/63
Total Run Time 1 Hr

Main Credits

Writer Malvin Wald
Executive Producer David L. Wolper
Producer Jack Haley, Jr.
Director Jack Haley, Jr.
Narrator Mike Wallace
Editor Alan H. Presberg
Editor Melvin Shapiro
Composer Elmer Bernstein
Wolper Awards

Full Credit List

Writer Malvin Wald
Executive Producer David L. Wolper
Producer Jack Haley, Jr.
Director Jack Haley, Jr.
Narrator Mike Wallace
Production Manager Eddie Edell
Technical Advisor Jospeh Zygielbaum
Sound Ryder Sound Services
Editor Alan H. Presberg
Editor Melvin Shapiro
Editorial Assistant James Morris
Supervising Film Editor Philip R. Rosenberg
Sound Editor Joe Kavigan
Composer Elmer Bernstein
Additional Music Ruby Raksin
Opitcal Effects Modern Film Effects
Film Sources National Aeronautic & Space Administration, U.S.A., Department of the Army, U.S.A., Department of the Navy, U.S.A., Department of the Air Force,U.S.A., North American Aviation, Western Electric Company, Inc., Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Cal. Tech,
Acknowledgements National Aeronautics & Space Administration, U.S.A., Ministry of Culture, U.S.S.R.
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