The Farthest
The Farthest (2017)

It's one of humankind's greatest achievements. More than 12 billion miles away a tiny spaceship is leaving our Solar System and entering the void of deep space - the first human-made object ever to do so. Launched in August 1977,… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Documentary
Release Date: August 11, 2017
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Nick Schager

It's rare for a film to make one swell with pride about something he or she had no direct hand in, but "The Farthest" accomplishes that feat with aplomb.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

The scientists' joy as they discuss the mission proves infectious.

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Joe Bendel
Epoch Times

Very highly recommended.

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Andy Webster
New York Times

The accounts of scientists, whose enthusiasm still glows, is as wondrous as the technology seen here.

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John Hartl
Seattle Times

Imagine the late Chuck Berry and Carl Sagan dancing to a cosmic beat, and you've caught the central idea behind The Farthest, an irresistible NASA instant classic about the conquest of space - via the Voyager missions.

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Paul Whitington
Irish Independent

Emer Reynolds' magnificent account of the creation of Voyager I, a Nasa space probe launched in 1977 with the noble aim of introducing ourselves to extraterrestrials.

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Noel Murray
Los Angeles Times

Frankly, a documentary like Emer Reynolds' "The Farthest" is exactly what the world needs right now.

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Roe McDermott
Hot Press

For anyone who ever doubted that technology could contain philosophy, that physics could be metaphorical poetry, that science is the closest force to magic that we will ever know: watch The Farthest.

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Jonathan Victory
Film Ireland Magazine

A superb cinematic experience and one with a far more global consciousness than any Irish film to date.

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