PBS to Air “8 Days: To the Moon and Back” as Part of its Summer of Space

The cast of “8 Days: To the Moon and Back”. Image Gary Moyes/BBC Studios

The cast of “8 Days: To the Moon and Back”. Image Gary Moyes/BBC Studios

On Wednesday, July 17th, PBS is airing the film “8 Days: To the Moon and Back”. PBS says, “Join Apollo 11 on its historic journey. The film seamlessly blends mission audio featuring conversations among Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins with new footage, NASA archive and stunning CGI to recreate the first moon landing.”

“8 Days: To the Moon and Back” is part of PBS’s Summer of Space. Along with the documentary, PBS is also featuring specials from NOVA and Antiques Roadshow, as well as other special shows celebrating the wonder and awe of space exploration.

Once again, “8 Days: To the Moon and Back” will air on Wednesday, July 17th.

Alison Pitt