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Afronauts Frances Bodomo, Isabella Wing-Davey, Trailer

In the early 1960s-just after Zambian Independence, and at the height of "moon fever"-a disgraced schoolteacher, Edward Makuka Nkoloso, took a few teenagers out into the desert to set up an unofficial astronaut-training program. Based on true events.

CREDITS

Director/Writer: Frances Bodomo
Producer (short): Isabella Wing-Davey
Producers (feature): Vincho Nchogu and Ryan Zacarias

SCIENTIFIC SUBJECTS

 Astronomy

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