A unique blend of documentary, alternative history and science fiction thriller, EUROPA REPORT follows a contemporary mission to Jupiter's moon Europa, to investigate the possible existence of alien life within our solar system. Following a disastrous technical failure and the death of one of the crew, the remaining crew struggle to regain communication with Earth.
The movie stars DIstrict 9's Sharlto Copley and features music from the composer of Battlestar Galactica, Bear McCreary.
Developed in close collaboration with NASA, JPL, SpaceX and other leaders in the scientific community, the film imagines the next step in manned space exploration and is based on recent scientific discoveries and theories.
View trailer here: http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/magnolia/europareport/
This movie looks awesome and is getting great reviews and raves from real scientists.
NY Times: http://movies.nytimes.com/2013/08/02/movies/europa-report-directed-by-sebastian-cordero.html?partner=rss&emc=rss
LA Times: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/moviesnow/la-et-mn-europa-report-20130802,0,7839047.story
Popular Science: http://www.popsci.com/category/tags/europa-report
Discover Magazine: http://news.discovery.com/space/europa-report-an-epic-voyage-to-jupiters-moon-130801.htm
Scientific American: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/2013/08/03/the-europa-report-a-report/
So let's meet up and check this film out!