After losing contact with Earth, Astronaut Lee Miller (Gunner Wright) becomes stranded in orbit alone aboard the International Space Station. As time passes and life support systems dwindle, Lee battles to maintain his sanity and simply stay alive. His world is a claustrophobic and lonely existence, until he makes a strange discovery aboard the ship.
The music is by the band Angels and Airwaves.
Director and Writer: William Eubank
Shown Santa Barbara Film Festival – Feb 2nd, 4th and 5th 2011
DVD Release with deluxe album – March 22nd 2011
Lee Miller: [from trailer] If you guys are doing some kind of isolation test, or stress experiments, well then you can stop now because… because I’m very isolated and very stressed!!!
- Principal photography and production took just over four years to complete.
- This will be the first wide-release film for director William Eubank, who is famous for shooting high definition, high-impact commercials for brands like Mikasa and Honda.
- The film was originally called I-Empire.
- Funded completely independently by the band Angels & Airwaves.
- Some compare it to the films Sushine and Moon, but it was scripted before those.
Post author: Daniel Semper