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Trek Nation Special Edition DVD

Monday, June 17th, 2013

For those who missed the airing of Trek Nation, the news of the release of the DVD of the documentary should be of interest.

Trek Nation will be released next month by FilmBuff and MPI Media Group.


Trek Nation Screening To Kick Off San Diego Comic Con

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Trek Nation, the Rod Roddenberry documentary, will be shown at San Diego’s Birch North Park Theater on July 12 at 7 PM as a kick-off to the San Diego Comic Con.

“Through exclusive footage and interviews with devoted fans, including George Lucas, J.J. Abrams, Seth MacFarlane and many notable Star Trek alumni, Trek Nation chronicles a son’s journey to discover his father and the creation that helped define modern-day science fiction.”


Trek Nation Nominated For Award

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

Trek Nation, Rod Roddenberry‘s “journey to discover his father and the creation that helped define science fiction,” has been nominated for a Saturn Award.

The Saturn Awards, founded in 1972, are presented each year by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films and honors science fiction, fantasy, and horror in film, television, and home video.


Trek Nation To Debut Tomorrow

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

Airing tomorrow, November 30, on the Science Channel at 8 PM, Trek Nation, produced and narrated by Rod Roddenberry, is a documentary about Gene Roddenberry, Star Trek, and the people involved with Star Trek over the years.

In making Trek Nation, Rod Roddenberry interviewed those who worked with his father over the years, including industry professionals who knew Gene Roddenberry, family friends, and Star Trek fans.


Trek Nation Promo

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

A short promotional video for the forthcoming Trek Nation special by Rod Roddenberry has been posted online.

Airing on November 30 on the Science Channel, Trek Nation, produced and narrated by Rod Roddenberry, is a documentary about Star Trek, the people involved with it and the story of how Star Trek changed lives.


Trek Nation Documentary To Air In November

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Rod Roddenberry‘s documentary, Trek Nation, will be airing on the Science Channel in November.

Trek Nation was produced and narrated by Roddenberry, who is the son of the late Gene and Majel Barrett Roddenberry. The documentary has been eight years in the making.


Trek Nation’s Colthorp On Trek, Fans And NuTrek

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

Scott Colthorp, director of Trek Nation, a Star Trek documentary in progress, and Rod Roddenberry, son of Gene Roddenberry, seek to make a film unlike previous Star Trek documentaries such as Trekkies.

It’s not easy being a Star Trek fan, with the average public’s perception of the typical Star Trek fan being shaped by films such as 1997’s Trekkies as well as William Shatner‘s Get A Life skit on Saturday Night Live in the 1980s.