How Kubrick Made 2001: A Space Odyssey - Part 4: Jupiter Mission [A]

by CinemaTyler

In the fourth episode of his series on everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the making of Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, CinemaTyler picks up 18 months after the events of TMA-1, with astronauts Dave Bowman and Frank Poole on a mission to Jupiter. Some of the topics covered in this episode include: the Discovery One spacecraft model, how Stanley Kubrick directed actors Keir Dullea and Gary Lockwood, the centrifuge set, Kubrick’s use of wide angle lenses, an early draft of the screenplay, and more.

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