Censoring Star Trek (2022)

3 part series   |   English   |  Producer  Director : James Forsher

Censoring Star Trek, narrated by Michael  “Warf” Dorn, is a 3 part series that explores the back story of how Gene Roddenberry went from a B17 pilot in WW2 to creator of the Star Trek universe despite being initially met with censorship at the network at southern TV stations. The documentary includes interviews with Gene Roddenberry, George Takei, Leanard Nimoy, Nichelle Nichols and others.

 

Winner of the 2019 Library of  American Broadcasting Foundation’s Broadcast Historian Award.

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