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A Sidewalk Astronomer

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Director  Jeffrey Jacobs
Music director  John Angier
Country  United States
8/10 IMDb

Genre  Documentary
Cinematography  Jeffrey Jacobs
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Language  English
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Cast  John Dobson
Release date  2005
Initial release  April 19, 2005 (Singapore)
Similar movies  400 Years of the Telescope, Another Earth, Deep Impact, TimeScapes, A Universe from Nothing, Star*Men
Tagline  A film about Astronomy, Cosmology, & John Dobson.

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A Sidewalk Astronomer is a 2005 documentary film about former Vedanta monk and amateur astronomer John Dobson. The film follows Dobson to state parks, astronomy clubs, and downtown streets as he promotes awareness of astronomy through his own personal style of sidewalk astronomy. The documentary includes voice overs by Dobson himself promoting his unorthodox views on religion and cosmology.

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Crews

A Sidewalk Astronomer movie scenes
  • Produced and directed: Jeffrey Fox Jacobs
  • Director of photography: Jeffrey Fox Jacobs
  • Editor: Jeanne Vitale
  • Music: John Angier
  • Release: Jacobs Entertainment Inc
  • Running time: 78 minutes
  • Review

    "An inspiring film about an inspired teacher".. New York Times

    Screenings

    Shown at: Tribeca Film Festival 2005 ; Singapore Film Festival 2005; Maine Film Festival 2005; Avignon Film Festival 2005 ; Green Mountain Film Festival 2006

    References

    A Sidewalk Astronomer Wikipedia
    A Sidewalk Astronomer IMDb A Sidewalk Astronomer themoviedb.org


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