The Right Stuff is a 1983 American epic historical drama film. It was adapted from Tom Wolfe's best-selling 1979 book of the same name, about the test pilots who were involved in aeronautical research at Edwards Air Force Base, as well as the Mercury Seven; the seven military pilots selected to be the astronauts for Project Mercury, the first manned spaceflight by the United States. Covering some 15 years, this film recounts the formation of America's space program, concentrating on the original Mercury astronauts. The film relates the dangers and frustrations facing the astronauts, the various personal crises involving their families, and the schism between their squeaky-clean public image and their sometimes raunchy, earthbound shenanigans,
Tekna Social is hosting this free screening for you as a Tekna member (and a friend). If you want to get something to eat and drink before the film we will be reserving some tables at the cafe at Cinemateket from 17.00. Please note that you can bring your beverages (with and without alcohol) into the auditorium to enjoy together with the film.
Cinemateket, Dronningens gate 16. Meet us in the cafe before the screening or go directly to the aud