Synopsis by Jason Buchanan
A stranded space crew faces an uncertain future after planet Earth is destroyed, and one of their own experiences an incredible transformation in this psychological sci-fi thriller from first-time writer/director Eric Dapkewicz. The crew of the U.S.S. Red Queen has successfully retrieved a shipment of precious water from Jupiter's moon Europa when their voyage back to Earth is suddenly disrupted. When a video signal reveals that nuclear war has ravaged their home planet, the astronauts realize they may be the last hope for the survival of the human race. Later, as they debate their course of action, one male crew member inexplicably mutates into a healthy adult female. Meanwhile, uncertain whether to attribute the transformation to biology or a higher power, the remaining crew members clash in their attempts claim the last woman alive.
gender, nuclear-war, space-exploration, space-travel