Apollo: Back to the Moon

Apollo: Back to the Moon (2019)

  • Genre: Documentary
  • First Air Date: 2019-07-01
  • Last Air Date: 2019-07-01
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 2
  • Status: Ended
  • Production Company: Label News
  • Production Country: France
  • Networks: National Geographic
  • Director: François Pomès
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irected by François Pomès, this two-part documentary chronicles the epic adventure of the Apollo space program, which included both tragic setbacks and historic successes. The first phase takes place against a backdrop of the Cold War, from the disaster of the Apollo 1 mission to the triumph of the Apollo 8 mission. The last stage culminates with the Apollo 11 space flight which landed American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the Moon. With full-color archival images and 3D reenactments of the mission's key stages, this immersive account details the journey of the men and women who contributed to the celebrated Apollo 11 mission.


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Apollo: Back to the Moon Seasons

Season 1

First Air Date: 2019-07-01
2 Episodes

Apollo: Back to the Moon Episodes

Title Air Date Duration
Season 1Episode 1Impossible Challenge60 min
Season 1Episode 2Ultimate Mission60 min
  • Jay Barbree

    as Self
  • Jack Clemons

    as Self
  • Philippe Henarejos

    as Self
  • Homer Reihm

    as Self
  • Ed Fendell

    as Self
  • Roger Launius

    as Self
  • Jeffrey Kluger

    as Self
  • Jean-François Clervoy

    as Self
  • Fred Haise

    as Self
  • James Head

    as Self
  • Glynn Lunney

    as Self
  • Gene Kranz

    as Self
  • Bill Anders

    as Self
  • Matthew W. Herschel

    as Self
Directing François Pomès Director
Crew Viorel Sergovici Cinematography
Writing François Pomès Writer
Sound Michael Helms Sound Mixer
Production Stefan Petcu Line Producer
Production François Pomès Executive Producer
Art Mihai Dorobanțu Production Design
Camera Marcelo Ribeiro Carvalho Camera Operator
Editing Adrien Gemonet Editor
Camera Viorel Sergovici Camera Operator
Production Traian German Production Manager