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August 23, 2014

NFB - Universe (1960)

"Universe is a black-and-white short documentary made in 1960 by the National Film Board of Canada. It dramatizes the nightly work of an astronomer at the David Dunlap Observatory in Richmond Hill, Ontario, a facility that is owned and operated by the University of Toronto, Canada. The film was a nominee at the 33rd Academy Awards in the category of Best Documentary Short Subject in 1961."

Narrated by Douglas Rain, later the voice of HAL9000.

Posted by Ghost of a flea at August 23, 2014 08:48 AM