Another feature has hit for the upcoming, true, story of the women behind getting man into space. These Hidden Figures were the African-American women who worked as “computers”. Checking the figures, coming up with the mathematics that helped America succeed in the greatest adventure of the 20th century.
HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughn and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation’s confidence, turned around the Space Race, and galvanised the world. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big
Launching into UK cinemas February 24, 2017
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ELLIE ANDREWS: "Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb." from IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT