Other Futures

Sun Ra

Space is the Place ​is a cultfilm from 1974, directed by John Coney (USA) and written by Sun Ra and Joshua Smith.

​In Space is the Place, after the album of the same name, Sun Ra and his Arkestra have disappeared without a trace since their European tour in 1969. They have landed on a new planet and decide to settle African Americans on it. The medium of transportation to this new place is music.