Universe: 1960 Documentary influenced Kubrick’s 2001

An awe-inspiring portrait of the cosmos as it would appear to a space voyager, the 1960 documentary, Universe, was an inspiration to acclaimed director Stanley Kubrick in the creation of his masterpiece, 2001: A Space Odyssey.  Click here to see Universe.  Realistic animation takes you into far regions of space, beyond the reach of the strongest telescope, past the Moon, the Sun, and Milky Way, to galaxies unfathomed.