Martian Mega Rover Mark Davis, USA 50 min
Screening Saturday, September 21st at 4:45 PM
Firehouse Center for the Arts
Martian Mega Rover (National Geographic Channel 2012) is the story behind the Mars rover, Curiosity, whose harrowing “Seven Minutes of Terror” landing on the Red Planet captivated the world in August 2012. Emmy winning producer/writer/director Mark Davis, spent years embedded at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, capturing the anxiety, despair, and elation that played out over the decade-long struggle to get Curiosity built, launched, and delivered safely to Mars.