LAIKA in Sputnik 2

Laika by Avgousta Zourelidi, is a re-imagining of the true story about the first dog in space, who was launched into space with Sputnik 2 in 1957, and what may have happened to her momentous journey.

Laika an intelligent creature, curious and proud she fulfils her duty taught to her by the scientists back on earth. She daydreams of her life before space travel and her humble beginnings on the streets of Moscow.

Graduation film from the National Film and Television School.