Life Beyond Earth


60m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Special tells the story of humanity's search for extraterrestrials. The first hour investigates the origin and evolution of life on Earth and traces the search for life on other planets. Part 2 investigates the attempt to detect signals from extraterrestrial civilizations.

Film Details

Release Date
1999
Production Company
Kcts; Lark International

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

Special tells the story of humanity's search for extraterrestrials. The first hour investigates the origin and evolution of life on Earth and traces the search for life on other planets. Part 2 investigates the attempt to detect signals from extraterrestrial civilizations.

Crew

Eric Beck

Grip (Bonneville Salt Flats)

K Robbins Bell

Science Editor

Wendy Blackstone

Music

Stacy Bloom

Assistant Producer

Damian Boudreau

On-Line Assistant

Stuart Bowyer

Science Editor

Randy Brinson

Additional Editing

Randy Brinson

Post-Production Supervisor

Elizabeth Brock

Executive Producer

Gretchen Burger

Post-Production Researcher

Clara Byrne

Production Manager (Devillier Donegan Enterprises)

Steve Cammarano

Additional Editing

John Chater

Camera Assistant

Brett Colvin

Still Photographer (Bonneville Salt Flats)

John Davidson

Colorist

Don Davis

Special Effects

Greg Day

Additional Editing

Lisa Day

Editor

Ron Devillier

Executive Producer (Devillier Donegan Enterprises)

Greg Diefenbach

Supervising Producer (Devillier Donegan Enterprises)

Brian Donegan

Executive Producer (Devillier Donegan Enterprises)

Doug Dunderdale

Sound Recordist

Greg Eichman

Gaffer (Florence)

Bob Elfstrom

Cinematographer

Jon Else

Cinematographer

Chris Espeset

Grip (Florence)

Ken Estep

Publicist (Pbs/Los Angeles)

Moreschina Fabricotti

Production Assistant (Florence)

Brian Fahey

Grip (Stanford)

Jack Farmer

Science Editor

Bill Fast

Sound Designer

Linda Feferman

Producer; Series Producer

Timothy Ferris

Writer

Johnny Fontana

Gaffer (San Francisco)

Harry Forbes

Publicist (Pbs/New York)

Andrew Fraknoi

Science Editor

Gale Franko

Additional Editing

Jill Freidberg

Associate Producer

Jill Freidberg

Additional Editing

Denise Glennon

Production Manager (Devillier Donegan Enterprises)

Ronit Greenstein

Publicist (Devillier Donegan)

Tam Halling

Unit Production Manager/ 1st Assistant Director (Bonneville Salt Flats)

John Haptas

Sound Recordist

Toby Higashi

Sound Designer

Manty Hunter

Additional Camera Assistant

Leslie Jirsa

Production Assistant

David Ko

Rostrum Camera

M Novella Loni

Production Assistant (Florence)

Paul Marbury

Camera Assistant

Sue Marcoux

Line Producer

Richard Martinez

Music Producer

Mike Mcauliffe

Adr Recordist

John Mikulenka

Associate Producer

Richard A Mitchell

Grip (Bonneville Salt Flats)

Simon C Miya

Art Assistant (Bonneville Salt Flats)

David E Moreno

Art Direction (Florence)

Stephen Most

Additional Screenplay

Stephen Most

From Idea

Stephen Most

Co-Producer

Jim O'keefe

Production Assistant (Bonneville Salt Flats)

Kim Paulsen

Production Assistant (Bonneville Salt Flats)

Yvonne Pendleton

Science Editor

Alex Perrault

Additional Editing

Rick Phelps

Grip (Hawaii)

Phil Piga

Publicist (Pbs/Virginia)

Marc Pingry

Additional Cinematography

Gail Pyburn

Assistant Director/ Location Manager (Hawaii)

Deb Rosof

Post-Production Researcher

Lauren Schaub

Additional Camera Assistant

David Schirmer

On-Line Editor

Seth Shostak

Science Editor

Arlene Silbey

Art Direction (Bonneville Salt Flats)

Jeanne Slater

Editor

Tom Speer

Rostrum Camera

Marina Spinola

Line Producer (Florence)

Jamie Stobie

Producer

Rob Swain

On-Line Assistant

Peter Thomas

Gaffer (Stanford)

Kevin Tone

Sound Designer

Roger Treece

Additional Music

Rod Tryon

Chalk Artist (Bonneville Salt Flats)

Alessio Vlad

Music Conductor (Florence)

Terra Weikel

Production Associate

Diane Wooden

Science Editor

Film Details

Release Date
1999
Production Company
Kcts; Lark International

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Quotes

Trivia