APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition Special Screening with Live Q&A By The Film’s Director and Score Composer
Saturday, June 15, 2019
3:15pm to 5:15pm – Doors Open at 3:00pm
COSI National Geographic Giant Screen Theater
Featuring Live Q&A Following The Film With Special Guests:
- Rick Armstrong, son of Astronaut Neil Armstrong
- Mark Armstrong, son of Astronaut Neil Armstrong
- Todd Douglas Miller, Director, Editor, and Producer of APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition
- Matt Morton, Musical Score Composer of APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition
Please join us for a special screening of the astounding new 47-minute giant screen documentary APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition, followed by live question-and-answer session with Rick Armstrong and Mark Armstrong, sons of Astronaut Neil Armstrong, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition film director, editor, and producer Todd Douglas Miller and APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition film score composer Matt Morton. APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition is a thrilling giant screen experience that showcases the real-life moments and never-before-seen footage of the first lunar landing, taking you straight into the heart of this historic human endeavor, brought to life by Columbus, Ohio natives Todd Douglas Miller and Matt Morton. Timed to the 50th anniversary of NASA’s celebrated Apollo 11 mission, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition is a thrilling cinematic experience that showcases the real-life moments of humankind’s first steps on the moon. In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters in science centers and museums of Todd Douglas Miller’s critically acclaimed Apollo 11 documentary, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments of preparation, liftoff, landing and return of this historic mission—one of humanity’s greatest achievements and the first to put men on the moon. With a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and audio recordings, APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition joins Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, the Mission Control team and millions of spectators around the world, during those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
Join us on Facebook (@COSIScience) around 4:15pm for a livestream of our Q&A with Rick Armstrong, Mark Armstrong, Todd Douglas Miller, and Matt Morton!
Advance ticket purchase is strongly recommended. A sold-out program is possible. Tickets are $4 per person for COSI Members, $5 per person for nonmembers with the purchase of COSI general admission, or $8 for theater-only admission. The program is free for COSI Ultimate Family Members and COSI Donor Society Members. Please note that parking is not included in the ticket price but is available for a fee at garages and surface lots surrounding COSI.