A diverse group of middle-school students from San Jose, CA, compete in a nationwide tournament sponsored by MIT and NASA to code satellites aboard the International Space Station.
ZERO GRAVITY premiered at the Cinequest Film Festival in March 2021
Science, Space, Inspirational, Family
English with Spanish Subtitles
Media Sparks Role:
Thomas Verrette and Haller Rice
Stacey Parks/ Media Sparks
ZERO GRAVITY follows a diverse group of middle-school students from San Jose, CA, who compete in a nationwide tournament to code satellites aboard the International Space Station. Seen through the wondrous eyes of three young students and their first-time coach, they each take an intimate and personal journey to space as their team grows from amateur coders to representing California in the ISS Finals Tournament -- the culmination of a summer-long adventure that sees their incredible accomplishment performed by astronauts in orbit.
Director: Thomas Verrette
Producers: Thomas Verrette/ Haller Rice
Media Sparks Role: Executive Producer