‘Return to Space’ is a documentary that focuses on the collaboration between Elon Musk’s SpaceX and NASA to return the latter’s astronauts to the International Space Station.
The documentary will premiere on Netflix on April 7, 2022
“Offering rare inside access to NASA and SpaceX, this is the thrilling story of the nearly 20 year journey to send American astronauts back to space aboard U.S. rockets. It follows Elon Musk and SpaceX engineers as they embark on a historic mission to revolutionize space travel.”
‘Return to Space’ has been helmed by Oscar-winning filmmakers of ‘Free Solo’ and ‘The Rescue’, Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin.
The build-up to the first US space launch in nine years is intense. It showcases NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley as they prepare to board the first SpaceX rocket to the International Space Station.
There are snippets of Elon Musk’s vision for humanity in space as the risk and rewards of interstellar travel are also briefly discussed.