The untold story of three brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit

Hidden Figures

The Equality Office will be screening the incredible true story Hidden Figures, the untold story of Katherine G. Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe)-brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race, and galvanized the world. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.

Rating: PG

Running time: 127 minutes

Doors open at 17:00, film starts at 17:30

Trailer

This film is open to staff, students and the general public.

Location

N001, de Havilland Campus, Hatfield AL10 9EU

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