Hidden Figures (2016)

2 01 2018

Jan: 12th “Hidden Figures” 7.30 @ Colinsburgh Town Hall

Dir: Theodore Melfi

USA 2016
Cert PG 127 mins

Genre: Historical Drama

Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe


Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson were three outstanding mathematicians whose work in the 1960s proved vital to the success of
the NASA space program.

Being women of colour their essential contribution to NASA’s success went unsung and they were treated as second class citizens.

The film tells the true story of their battle to gain acceptance and respect in the world of white hostility and the Civil Rights Movement.




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