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WGCU Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Lunar Landing

Event Date:

June 18 @ 5:30 pm


Myra Janco Daniels Public Media Center
10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, FL 33965


Anne Stavely
(239) 590-2329

Program Description:

Join WGCU as we kick off PBS’s Summer of Space with a premiere screening of Chasing the Moon and discussion with Joel Banow. An award-winning television director/producer, Mr. Banow directed the coverage of the moon landing with a team of journalists from across the country. As a part of the special events unit at CBS News, he worked 32 hours straight and directed shots viewed by the national CBS audience as Walter Cronkite’s voice walked them through the Apollo’s every move.



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