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For the Love of Spock

Nimoy, Adam, (filmmaker). Gravitas (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (113 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Gravitas, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from title frames.
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Neil deGrasse Tyson, George Takei, William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg, Chris Pine, Walter Koenig, Nichelle Nichols, JJ Abrams, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Gravitas in 2016.
Summary, etc.:
A one-of-a-kind documentary sure to unite trekkies worldwide, FOR THE LOVE OF SPOCK tells the life of Star Treḱs Mr. Spock and the actor who played him, Leonard Nimoy, for nearly fifty years.. The filḿs focus began as a celebration of the fifty-year anniversary of Star Trek: The Original Series, but after Leonard passed away in February 2015, his son, director Adam Nimoy, was ready to tell another story: his personal experience growing up with Leonard and Spock. Adam not only shares details on the creation, evolution, and universal impact of Mr. Spock, but also about the ups and downs of being the son of a TV icon.. FOR THE LOVE OF SPOCK is laden with never-before-seen footage and interviews of friends, family and colleagues that include William Shatner and the original Star Trek cast, Zachary Quinto and the new crew of the Starship Enterprise, filmmaker JJ Abrams and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Mass media--Study and teaching.
Motion pictures.
Genre: Documentary films.

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