Tag: Russia

On this day: first spaceship flies past Venus

  On this Day in 1961, the Russians successfully launched Venera 1 which became the first spaceship to successfully fly past Venus. This was a big event as it was the first spaceship of its kind to successfully make the...

/ 13th February 2015

An interview with Carlo Nero: “My documentaries are about campaigning and awareness”

Carlo Nero is a film writer and director, known for The Fever (2004), Uninvited (1999) and Larry’s Visit (1996). He is part of an impressive acting family being the son of Franco Nero and Vanessa Redgrave, with Liam Neeson as his brother-in-law. Jack Stuchbury spoke to...

/ 17th November 2014