Man's first step on the moon nearly stumbled on earth
A remote Australian antenna, populated by quirky characters, plays a key role in the first Apollo moon landing.
101 min, France:97 min (DVD)
1.85 : 1
Rated PG-13 for brief strong language.
NASA, Satellite Dish, Australia, Moon Walk, Space
DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS
Has Detailed Data (New)
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The Dish is a 2000 Australian film that tells a somewhat fictionalized story of the Parkes Observatory's role in relaying live television of man's first steps on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission in 1969. It was the top grossing film in Australia in 2000.