EHT Animated Movie Now Available with Subtitles in Different Languages

This short animated movie, made in collaboration between the EHT group at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory and animator Chris Jones, explains some of the nuts and bolts behind this ambitious endeavour. The movie is available on the EHT Youtube channel, now with subtitles translated to various languages by EHT scientists from all over the world. Currently available languages: Chinese (traditional and simplified), Croatian, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Polish, and Spanish. More are coming soon!





Animation: Chris Jones (
Screenplay: Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (
Narration: Alex Hanson (
Funded by: National Science Foundation (

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