Factual Specials

Impact Earth / Comet Impact

There is only one natural disaster that has the potential to destroy all life on earth – a direct hit by a comet. This high octane factual drama tells the real science story behind how humans would cope with such a threat. Written in consultation with experts from NASA, the US military and leading scientists around the globe, the film portrays the real dilemmas of a group struggling to save themselves and mankind.

Broadcaster:Channel 5, Proseiben, Discovery Channel
Genre:Factual Specials
Format:1 x 100 min
Production year:2007
Executive Producer:David McNab, Elinor Day, Jack Smith, John Smithson
Produced by:Elinor Day
Directed by:Keith Boak