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Magnificent Desolation

New Zealand / Australia, 1985 (MIFF 1986, Video Visions - The Hero)

Director: Jill Scott

In 1969 Armstrong lands on the moon only to find that there is there before him When he recognises his fate his famous speech is mutilated.

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