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How William Shatner Changed The World

1 × 90′ Tongue-in-cheek documentary sees William Shatner explore how the Science Fiction of Star Trek inspired the modern world.

Role

Director, Producer & Writer

Year

2006

Awards

Primetime EMMY Awards 2006
Nominated: Non-Fiction Special

Primetime EMMY Awards 2006
Nominated: Non-Fiction Writing

RTS Programme Awards 2007
Nominated: Best Science Documentary

Grierson Awards 2007
Nominated: Science Documentary

Canadian Screen Awards 2006
Nominated: Science Documentary

Canadian Screen Awards 2006
Nominated: Documentary Directing

CINE Golden Eagle Award 2006
Won: Best Science Program

Gemini Award 2006
Won: Best Picture Editing

TV Broadcast

Discovery Canada, History Channel & FIVE

Production Company

Mentorn Media & Handel Productions

Awards

Primetime EMMY Awards 2006
Nominated: Non-Fiction Special

Primetime EMMY Awards 2006
Nominated: Non-Fiction Writing

RTS Programme Awards 2007
Nominated: Best Science Documentary

Grierson Awards 2007
Nominated: Science Documentary

Canadian Screen Awards 2006
Nominated: Science Documentary

Canadian Screen Awards 2006
Nominated: Documentary Directing

CINE Golden Eagle Award 2006
Won: Best Science Program

Gemini Award 2006
Won: Best Picture Editing

Press

‘A marvellous great fun film that makes a fascinating point’
Daily Mail

‘Great fun’
Time Out

‘Fascinating’
The Sunday Times

‘Mad genius – jam packed with fun science. Five Stars.’
Metro

‘The program gives dignity to geeks and Trekkies everywhere’
The Times

‘Not your average dry Science doc’
USA Today

‘Utterly disarming and hilarious’
Chicago Tribune

‘Its mix of accessible Science and television history was riveting’
The Scotsman

‘Shatner in hilarious full bluster mode’
Los Angeles Daily News

‘Terrifically engaging’
Newsday