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Chris Hadfield Gets a Book Trailer

Canadian astronaut and author Chris Hadfield released a book trailer for his upcoming memoir, An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth.

The video has already earned well over 300,000 views since it was released yesterday–what do you think?

Hadfield wrote about the video on Reddit: “A little over a month ago I challenged my son to make a video for my book launch that wasn’t just some over-the-top ad. Here’s what he came up with.” We’ve included the complete crew list for the book trailer below…

Book trailer crew:

Spencer Barclay – Director, Producer, Props, and just about everything
Cassandra Sadek — Executive Producer, Random House of Canada
Evan Hadfield — Producer
Aaron Murphy — Producer
Alex Kingsmill – Director of Photography, Colour Correction, Special Effects
Misha Snyder – Camera and Lighting Assistant
Jeff Winch – Camera and Lighting Assistant
Paige Barclay – Makeup, Craft Service, Production Assistant
Neetha Barclay — Craft Services

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