|Episode||1 & 2|
|Airdate||September 28, 1987|
|Encounter at Farpoint|
|Directed by||Corey Allen|
|Written by||D.C. Fontana and Gene Roddenberry|
|Executive Producer||Gene Roddenberry|
|Also Starring||LeVar Burton|
Beam aboard the "Galaxy Class" Starship Enterprise for the classic feature-length premiere episode of the acclaimed TV series, Star Trek: The Next Generation.
While on a peace keeping mission to the Farpoint station, the Enterprise is overtaken by a godlike adversary, Q, who places the crew on trial for crimes perpetrated by mankind.
Captain Jean-Luc Picard (Patrick Stewart) has just 24 hours to convince Q that humans are not a "grievously savage race." If Picard fails, he and his crew must face Q's sentence: death.