The world, stunned by our first contact,
is set on the brink of nuclear war, when the message is misintepreted and manipulated
to serve mankind’s vile nature.
A linguist races against time to translate the message and steer humanity from destroying themselves.
The Space Race died 3 decades ago and with it,
the public imagination. Project Proxima attempts
to reinvigorate the passion for space exploration.
The search for ET has always piqued our interest.
From the mass hysteria of The War of the Worlds
to the claustrophobia of Alien, the prospects of alien lifeforms has no doubt, kept us on the edge of our seats.
Themes of astrophysics, communication and humanity are explored using an imagined dialogue between us and extra-terrestrial beings from our neighboring star system, Proxima Centauri.