First Man has lift-off: Damien Chazelle on out-of-this-world new film
Oscar-winning director Damien Chazelle is following up his huge hit La La Land with what he describes as "an origin story for a real-life superhero."
The hero in question is Neil Armstrong, and the story is how he came to be the first man to walk on the moon.
First Man, the trailer for which debuts on Saturday, sees Chazelle reunite with La La Land star Ryan Gosling in the lead role.
Chazelle tells BBC News he wanted to explore just how radical the mission seemed back in the 1960s.
'It was superhuman' Chazelle, 33, wrote the script after shooting his directorial debut Whiplash,... read more
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