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4.0
252 Ratings

Universe

Directed by Roman Kroitor, Colin Low
Canada, 1960
Short

Synopsis

A triumph of film art, creating on the screen a vast, awe-inspiring picture of the universe as it would appear to a voyager through space, this film was among the sources used by Stanley Kubrick in his 2001: A Space Odyssey.

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Universe Directed by Roman Kroitor, Colin Low

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1961 | Nominee: Best Documentary, Short Subjects

BAFTA Awards

1961 | Winner: Best Animated Film

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