LAIKA: An Animated Homage to the First Dog in Space [Short Film]

Laika is a re-imagining of the true story about the first dog in space and what may have happened to her on her momentous journey.

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

If you want to learn more about Laika’s story, be sure to read her Wikipedia entry right over here.

[Avgousta Zourelidi]