Film Festival Day 2: A week of short NASA Films made made in the 60s to help explain the space programs to the American people.
Today’s film is Fly Me To The Moon And Back. This 1966 film details the Mission Planning and Analysis Division (MPAD) and the roll they will play in the manned lunar challenge. Details include tracking stations, recovery operations, mission analysis, flight simulation, and computer requirements. The film helps put faces on some of the 400,000 people involved in the Apollo Program.
Award: Achievement In Graphic Design (title sequence).