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«THE CHALLENGE»: YULIA PERESILD AND KLIM SHIPENKO FLEW INTO SPACE

06 October 2021

On October 5, a historic event took place - a special space flight aimed to shoot the first-ever feature film to be shot in space — at the International Space Station! The main crew includes cosmonaut and lead Anton Shkaplerov, the director Klim Shipenko and the actress Yulia Peresild.

For three and a half months, the film crew has been preparing for a space flight! Congratulations to the entire team! We wish you a productive and unforgettable time on the ISS!

The Challenge film is a part of a large-scale scientific, technical and educational project. The film is to provide clear evidence that space flights are becoming more and more accessible to the general public, while the accelerated training that The Challenge crew have received is likely to prove useful to other professionals — doctors, scientists etc. — launched to space in the future.

The Challenge is a joint project of the Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities, Channel One Russia, the Yellow, Black and White and START studios. Distributor – Central Partnership.

GENERAL PARTNER: TINKOFF BANK
OFFICIAL PARTNER: MEGAFON