Selected as third-place winner and finalist during the Fifth
Annual CineSpace 2019 film competition, “Mack Minded: Humanly Possible” is a
short film produced and directed by Susan Carol Davis that illustrates Texas Woman’s
University professor Dr. Pauline Beery Mack’s quest for knowledge on bone
density, which ultimately provided NASA invaluable information for human
In honor of Women’s History Month, watch Dr. Mack’s pursuit of
science, technology and statistical research in the 1950s to 1970s — a time
when women scientists were rarely recognized among their male peers.
For more information on CineSpace and to view past winners
and finalists, visit www.cinespace.org.