Rod Roddenberry, son of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, talks about his father's surprising past as a WW2 pilot in this sneak peek from 'Trek Nation,'
The success of one of the most influential shows of all time through the eyes of the creator's son.
Feature trailer for Trek Nation.
Gene Roddenberry, The Creator of Star Trek, also known as 'The Great Bird of the Galaxy' passed away in 1991. His son Eugene 'Rod' Roddenberry, Jr. was only 17 years old. Trek Nation, is a feature-length film documenting Rod s trek across America to understand who his father was through the touchstones Gene left behind: His Friends, His Family, His Work, and His Influence. Including surprising, revelatory conversations with actors, fans, NASA personnel, entertainment-industry leaders and other prominent figures, Trek Nation is a film that explores one of life s most universal stories -- the discovery of a parent. As a teenager Rod Roddenberry never truly knew the impact his father had on the world, but as a man he will find out.
Trailer for the documentary Trek Nation. Docu looks at the everlasting impact of the franchise on pop culture and society in general.