Space Next takes us on a journey of mankind’s pursuit to reach the stars. From the beginning of our earliest dreams that sparked the imagination, to the machines that took us there. The space race that inspired generations and the inventions that have changed the world forever. Now, a new era in space travel has dawned, revealing the possibilities of what is to come next. Take a mesmerizing journey of mankind’s pursuit to reach the depths of space as we explore the exciting future of private space developments, national space programs, and the latest innovations that will inspire us all.

Length: 22:00 and 38:00

Film Details

  • Year Released: 2015
  • Date Released:

    November 2015

  • Alternate Titles:
  • Status: In Distribution
  • 3D: Yes
  • Run Time: 20-30, 31-50
  • Formats: 15/70, DCI-compliant Digital, IMAX Digital, Dome-customized 15/70, Fulldome
  • Distributor:

    BIG  & Digital LLC

  • Produced By:

    Afterglow Studios

  • Executive Producer:
  • Producer: Luke Ployhar, Ashley Jahnke
  • Director:  Luke Ployhar
  • Associate Producer: 
  • Writer:  Scott Pearson
  • Cinematography:
  • Sound Editor: 

    Brian Eimer, ImagesInSound

  • Visual Effects: Jason Malkovich
  • Music/Score:  Audio Network
  • Editor: Luke Ployhar, Jason Malkovich
  • Narrator: John Olive
  • Other Credits:
  • Sponsors:


  • Documentary
  • Exploration/Discovery
  • Space
  • Technology


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Best Visual Effects, GSCA 2016 Achievement Awards

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