23rd ATHENS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

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Operation Avalanche

24/9/2016, 22:00, Ideal 25/9/2016, 21:15, Odeon Opera 2 (P) 30/9/2016, 20:30, Danaos 2

The most famous conspiracy theory in the history of space exploration comes to life in this ingenious mockumentary by Matthew Johnson, which, in its mere 90 minutes, manages to implicate Stanley Kubrick and complete the trajectory from vitriolic comedy to breath-catching spy thriller. Back in 1967, CIA suspects that someone within NASA acts as informant to the Soviets and sends over a team of agents to solve the case. What they end up discoverig will change US history forever.

Copy of OP AVE FRAME 227

The most famous conspiracy theory in the history of space exploration comes to life in this ingenious mockumentary by Matthew Johnson, which, in its mere 90 minutes, manages to implicate Stanley Kubrick and complete the trajectory from vitriolic comedy to breath-catching spy thriller. Back in 1967, CIA suspects that someone within NASA acts as informant to the Soviets and sends over a team of agents to solve the case. What they end up discoverig will change US history forever.

Director: Matt Johnson
Screenwriters: Josh Boles, Matt Johnson
DoP: Andrew Appelle, Jared Raab
Music: Jay McCarrol
Editor: Curt Lobb
Principal Cast: Sharon Belle, Matt Johnson, Krista Madison, Samantha Michelle, Owen Williams, Josh Boles

USA, Canada | 2015 | Color | DCP | 93' | English