Stream A Documentary

Documentaries are a great way to explore engineering and get involved in Engineers Week. This year we have 4 documentaries available to stream. Please register below by January 31st and STEPS will send you streaming links, plot, audience, and running times including any pairing educational resources that tie in with each documentary. You will receive this communication in February ahead of Engineers Week.

Dream Big

Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and reveals the heart that drives engineers to create better lives for people around the world. Length 42 minutes | Audience: U | Age: 7+ | Cost: €4.02


Inventing Tomorrow

Meet passionate teenage innovators from around the globe who are creating cutting edge solutions to confront the world’s environmental threats – found right in their own backyards – while navigating the doubts and insecurities that mark adolescence. Length: 1 hour 26 | Audience: U Age 7 + | Cost: Free


John Phillip

As seen on RTE, this acclaimed documentary is based on John Phillip Holland, the revolutionary Irish engineer behind the first fully functioning modern submarine. Length: 50 minutes | Audience: PG | Age: 14+ | Cost: Free



Hidden Figures

Women in engineering. Hidden Figures is a drama, based on true events, about a group of African – American women who were hired by NASA for their skills  in mathematics to be part of America’s space programme in the 1960’s. Length: 2 hr 7 | Audience: PG | Cost: €3.49