Utah Film Center Salt Lake City, UT


Gordie Russell

Senior Program Manager at Orbital ATK

Above and Beyond: NASA's Journey to Tomorrow— Inside aerospace

Gordie Russell of aerospace technology company Orbital ATK discusses what goes into aerospace work behind the scenes, both locally and internationally.

Utah Film Center Salt Lake City, UT

Film Synopsis

A look at NASA's role in the US and for the planet, celebrating past accomplishments, investigating current initiatives, and surveying future plans.

From Academy Award-nominated director Rory Kennedy, ABOVE AND BEYOND: NASA’s Journey to Tomorrow examines the remarkable ways NASA has changed our vision of our planet, our universe and ourselves. The film covers sixty years and beyond, from the first lunar landing to the latest Mars rover to the vast network of satellites measuring the health of our planet. The embodiment of pure exploration, NASA harnesses humankind’s drive to discover, and embraces our unique need for answers—a need that may one day save us.