“A triumph. One of the most astounding films about space ever made.” — The Guardian
A cinematic event fifty years in the making. Crafted from a newly discovered trove of 65mm footage, and more than 11,000 hours of uncatalogued audio recordings, Apollo 11 takes us straight to the hear t of NASA’s most celebrated mission—the one that first put men on the moon, and forever made Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin into household names. Immersed in the perspectives of the astronauts, the team in Mission Control, and the millions of spectators on the ground, we vividly experience those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.
"This doesn't just feel like a movie. It gives you the sensation that you've been transported right into the middle of history." - Rolling Stone
"Although we know how the mission turns out, "Apollo 11" generates and maintains suspense. And it rekindles a crazy sense of wonder." - New York Times
"A cool, meticulous, at times enthralling documentary that captures the Apollo 11 flight in its entirety through raw footage drawn from the NASA vaults." - Variety