ONE SMALL STEP: The Story of the Space Chimps
A Film by:
David Cassidy and Kristin Davy
Told through archival photos and footage, space historians, testimony from the chimps trainers, and through the people who fought for the space chimps peaceful retirement, One Small Step: The Story of the Space Chimps explores the compelling journey of the brave United States Air Force chimponauts from their primate predecessors and early rocket tests to Ham and Enos as they made their ground breaking missions into space.
The story reveals the space chimps’ triumphs and tragedies and brings to light the virtually unknown account of how the colony was rewarded for their long and challenging service to NASA, the Air Force, and the United States.
A story of triumph and tragedy, heroism and redemption, One Small Step: The Story of the Space Chimps is a testament to an unlikely moment in history.