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The Journey of the Comet
The Journey of the Comet
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THE JOURNEY OF THE COMET

El viaje del cometa

Directed by Ivonne Fuentes
Mexico, 2009
Documentary

Synopsis

A couple of retired teachers transform an out of use school bus into a mobile home. With the help of a few telescopes, a retiree salary, and a yearning dream, they begin their journey to the most isolated places of Mexico to teach a little astronomy to public schools across the country.

Synopsis

A couple of retired teachers transform an out of use school bus into a mobile home. With the help of a few telescopes, a retiree salary, and a yearning dream, they begin their journey to the most isolated places of Mexico to teach a little astronomy to public schools across the country.

Our take

The Journey of the Comet proves that the pure passion for a subject can often lead to remarkably generous endeavors. In this touching portrait of a dream come true, the sensational is withheld to focus on minimal details–witnessing both earthly encounters and celestial explorations.