Capturing the Starlight: The Magnificent Telescopes

Capturing the Starlight: The Magnificent Telescopes

Telescopes are high technology scientific instruments which collect light from distant celestial objects. With these noble instruments humans managed to dive into the deep space and collect valuable scientific information about the formation, life and death of planets, stars and galaxies. All this knowledge helps us to understand how nature works in the large scale and determines our place in the magnificent Cosmos. In this 30 min fulldome documentary, the Greek director Theofanis Matsopoulos, describes in a simple and understandable way, how telescopes work, their historical evolution and also travels the audience to some of the most important observatories in the world. The immersive experience of the documentary is breathtaking , due to the extensive use of real 4k fulldome video footage of the observatories and telescopes.

Running Time
32 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Short, Documentary
Theofanis N. Matsopoulos
Nicolas Matsopoulos
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about short «Capturing the Starlight: The Magnificent Telescopes» (17)

Brian avatar

The actors here did their jobs well. The plot was good

Sharon Henderson avatar
Sharon Henderson

This movie was actually quite good. I will watch it again in the near future to admire all the details.

Ronald Montgomery avatar
Ronald Montgomery

It was great. Keeps you guessing and wanting to watch more!

Kelly avatar

This was just what I needed to finish out the day. Funny, scary, and somehow a feel-good movie. Take the time to watch this, especially if you have had a bad day.

Barbara avatar

Encore!! It’s been a while where was able to watch a good Short flick. Tribute the director and producer and all the staff who made it happen.

Phillip F. avatar
Phillip F.

Easily Nicolas Matsopoulos masterpiece. The dialogue and acting are genius. Love this movie

Jesse avatar

Nicolas Matsopoulos story is brought to the screen with great elegance and excitement.

Jack Griffin avatar
Jack Griffin

Really great movie!