Join us to hear from Dr. Matthew Shindell and Heidi Holmstrom following the 7:30 pm screening of Apollo 11 on Friday, March 15.
Dr. Matthew Shindell
Curator of Planetary Science and Exploration
Space History Department
Smithsonian Institution’s National Air and Space Museum
Dr. Matthew Shindell is a historian of science whose work focuses on the history of the earth and planetary sciences, with an emphasis on the development of research programs in these fields during the Cold War. He curates the Museum’s collection of spacecraft, instruments, and other artifacts related to the exploration and study of the solar system. Dr. Shindell spoke with our patrons as a guest speaker during our run of First Man, and returns today to speak about this documentary version of the same tale.
Motion Picture Preservation Specialist
National Archives and Records Administration
Heidi Holmstrom is a Motion Picture Preservation Specialist at the National Archives and Records Administration. She works to preserve and provide public access to films collected and created by Federal government agencies, including NASA.