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The Race for Space is a 1959 American documentary film directed by David L. Wolper. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[2][dead link][3] The film was a coproduction between Wolper Productions, the U.S. Department of Defense, and the U.S.S.R. Ministry of Culture.[1]

The Race for Space
The Race for Space poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed byDavid L. Wolper [1]
Produced by
[1]
Written by
Narrated byMike Wallace [1]
Music byElmer Bernstein [1]
Cinematography
  • Michael Nebbia
  • Jerry Reeves
[1]
Edited byPhilip R. Rosenberg [1]
Production
companies
Wolper Inc. [1]
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • 1959 (1959)
Running time
55 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

CastEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. "The Race For Space" (PDF). CIA-RDP83-01022R000100060002-6.
  2. ^ "NY Times: The Race for Space". NY Times. Retrieved November 8, 2008.
  3. ^ "The 32nd Academy Awards (1960) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Archived from the original on May 20, 2019. Retrieved May 20, 2019.

Further readingEdit

  • C.I.A.: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. "The Race For Space" (PDF). CIA-RDP83-01022R000100060002-6.
  • Archive.org video archive: Wolper Productions (1960). Race For Space.

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