A Space Program (4/11)

Internationally acclaimed artist Tom Sachs takes us on an intricately handmade journey to the red planet, providing audiences with an intimate, first person look into his studio and methods. Both a piece of art in its own right and a recording of Sachs’ historic piece, Space Program 2.0: MARS, which opened at New York’s Park Avenue Armory in 2012, A Space Program is a captivating introduction to Sachs’ work for the uninitiated and required viewing for his longtime fans. Documenting Sachs and his team as they build an entire space program from scratch, ultimately sending two female astronauts to Mars in search of the answer to humankind’s ultimate question… are we alone?

Dir. Van Neistat, 2015, DCP, 72 min.

Watch the trailer!