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What We Left Behind: Star Trek DS9 (2018)

What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Deep Space Nine (original title)
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Ira Steven Behr explores the legacy of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993).


Ira Steven Behr (co-director), David Zappone (co-director)





Cast overview, first billed only:
Max Grodénchik ... Self
Andrew Robinson ... Self
Armin Shimerman ... Self
Nana Visitor ... Self
Colm Meaney ... Self
Jeffrey Combs ... Self
Aron Eisenberg ... Self
Rene Auberjonois ... Self
Ira Steven Behr Ira Steven Behr ... Self
Alexander Siddig ... Self
Casey Biggs ... Self
Rick Berman ... Self
Kerry McCluggage Kerry McCluggage ... Self
Terry Farrell ... Self
Junie Lowry-Johnson ... Self
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Ira Steven Behr explores the legacy of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993).

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DS9 was and still is a 10
28 October 2019 | by wht1knightSee all my reviews

A wonderfully composed documentary. Seeing the cast, crew and management of any production and learning the history of it is always exciting. The Star Trek franchise seems being doing that with each of its series. What sets this apart, is that we the audience can see how a story arc is developed in parallel to hearing the perspectives of everyone originally involved. Knowing the backstories, the efforts expended, and hearing the passion and humor expressed by all who spoke adds to the show's legacy.

We also can see how audience reaction to the show affected the show's arc and life. This show stands the test of time, and pushed boundaries of scifi, just like Babylon 5 did. It is no coincidence that I make this statement. DS9 can and does stand on its own.

I am struggling with two parts; 1.) Seeing the proposed arc for Aron Eisenberg's character Nog and realizing that it became a foreshadow for the man. 2.) Not seeing Melanie Smith who portrayed Ziyal. Her character had an impact on the story arc, and yet the actress was not even seen.

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