For years Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry’s son Rod Roddenberry has been working on a documentary titled "Trek Nation". Roddenberry has finally finished the film and today Roddenberry Productions has launched a new promotional website along with a new trailer. Learn more about the film and watch the trailer below.
Trek Nation is a documentary about a son on a personal journey to understand his father and his legacy as the creator of Star Trek. The film includes interviews conducted with regular Star Trek fans as well as well-known personalities like George Lucas, Stan Lee, Dennis Rodman, and others. In addition there are also a number of interviews with Star Trek professionals such as Ron Moore, Rick Berman, the late Michael Piller, and even JJ Abrams.
Roddenberry at the Save Enterprise rally in 2005 and interviewing George Lucas
For the past few years Roddenberry and director Scott Colthorp have been hard at work distilling all the footage into a film, and that work is now done. Roddenberry Productions is currently looking for distribution. To learn more about Trek Nation, and register for updates, check out the new site: treknationmovie.com.
And here is the new trailer: