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Title The Red stuff [videorecording] : the true story of the Russian race for space / Pieter van Huystee Film and VPRO present a film by Leo de Boer.

Imprint West Long Branch, NJ : White Star, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    629.45 RED    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., col., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents The Red stuff -- Chapter selections -- Bonus program: Starman.
Credits Photography, Peter Brugman ; sound, Jac Vleeshouwers ; film editor, Berenike Rozgonyi ; scriptwriter and director, Leo de Boer ; composer, Micha Molthoff.
Performer Interviews with cosmonauts Gherman Titov, Andrian Nikolayev, Pavel Popovich, Konstantin Feoktistov, Alexei Leonov, Boris Volynov, Yevgeni Khrunov, Viktor Gorbatko, and with Tamara Titov, Svetlana Khrunov, and Vera Patsayev.
Summary A film about the first heroes of the cosmos from those early years of Russian space travel. Unique archival material reveals the bravery and the unsurpassed stamina of the cosmonauts. Now that the military secrecy and national propaganda of the Soviet Union has crumbled, see the real story of the other side of the space race.
Starman is the definitive story of Yuri Gagarin, the first human bing in history to leave the confines of our planet. Features rare archival footage and interviews with family, friends, and former colleagues. In English.
System Details DVD, Dolby digital.
Language In Russian with English subtitles.
Subject Gagarin, Yuri Alekseyevich, 1934-1968.
Astronauts -- Soviet Union -- Biography.
Astronauts -- Russia -- Biography.
Astronautics -- Soviet Union -- History.
Space flight -- History.
Manned space flight -- History.
Added Author Huystee, Pieter van.
Boer, Leo de, 1953-
Added Title True story of the Russian race for space
ISBN 0769730930 : $19.95
Music No. D3093 White Star

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