Added by: Fenner Stanley TanswellAbstract: The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.
Comment (from this Blueprint): This film depicts a historical biopic of African American female mathematicians working at NASA in the 1960s, focusing on the story of Katherine Johnson. In it, the plot depicts struggles with racism and sexism, as well as the impacts of the move from human calculation to the use of computers.Export citation in BibTeX formatExport text citationView this text on PhilPapersExport citation in Reference Manager formatExport citation in EndNote formatExport citation in Zotero format
Melfi, Theodore. Hidden Figures
2016, [Feature film], 20th Century Fox.
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