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Yuri Gagarin, First Man In Space, Featured In YouTube Movie ‘First Orbit’

YouTube is celebrating 50 years of human spaceflight with the premiere of an hour-and-a-half long video, First Orbit, that recreates, in real-time, Russian astronaut Yuri Gagarin’s first 108-minute long orbit of Earth in 1961.First Orbit’s c…

YouTube is celebrating 50 years of human spaceflight with the premiere of an hour-and-a-half long video, First Orbit, that recreates, in real-time, Russian astronaut Yuri Gagarin’s first 108-minute long orbit of Earth in 1961.

First Orbit’s creators worked with the International Space Station to obtain footage that presents “a new view of what Yuri would have seen as he travelled around the planet.”

“Weaving these new views together with historic voice recordings from Yuri’s flight and an original score by composer Philip Sheppard, we have created a spellbinding film to share with people around the World on this historic anniversary,” The Attic Room explains on its website.

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