One Under the Sun

Synopsis: Astronaut Kathryn Voss, sole survivor of a disastrous space mission, is desperate to reunite with her terminally ill daughter but becomes a fugitive when the government discovers she's returned to earth with an extraordinary gift to save earth.
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Production: Hollywood Casting and Film
101 min


...about the upcoming launch of the

Samsara International mission to Mars.

Sources within the European space

agency, speaking off the record,

have confirmed that the upcoming

International mission to Mars

could be in jeopardy,

after last week's assassination

of Chinese President Tzang Wanzhou.

When NASA defunded

its extra-planetary projects

as part of the 2024

agency restructuring,

China's national Space administration

stepped into a leadership

role in the Samsara mission,

amid rumors that the PRC's involvement

is a cover for its military ambitions.

NASA's Samsara liaison continues to deny

that the mission has been compromised,

insisting that the Samsara

mission's International crew

is united in their goals and focus.

I believe we can

send humans to orbit Mars

and return them safely to earth.

And a landing on Mars will follow.

And I expect to be around to see it.

Like the scientific missions

based in Antarctica,

Samsara exists outside of politics.

As the world mourns

the death of madame Zhang,

mission commander Robert Liu has

met with all the agencies involved

to reassure them

that the fight will go on.

Man will step foot on Mars

before the end of the year.

- Where is she?

- In the lab.

- You left her there alone?

- She's fine.

Bianca's doing the blood work.

- She likes Bianca?

- Yeah.

Yeah, she does.

Okay, let's go.

Kat... Kat.

What... What?

- Doctor wants to talk to us.

- No!

- Without Amelia.

- No!

Kat... We need to hear

what he has to say.

I'm sorry.

You said it was gone.

What I said was

that it was in remission.

We always knew

that there was a chance...

You said it was gone.

It's never that simple.

Explain it then, huh?

Feel free to use short words.

- The tumors have spread...

- Tumors?

As in more than one?

What are our options?

Chemo, surgery, radiation, what?

- I'm afraid...

- None of the above!

I'm gonna be in the lab with Amelia.

All available personnel to the ER.

Kathryn's been under a lot of pressure.

The mission coming up.

I can imagine.

And now this.

It must be very frustrating

to come so close and then

have to step aside,

to hand over your place

in history to someone else.

She's not stepping aside.

We all agree.

Kathryn's going to Mars.

How long?

There's no way of telling, you know.

In cases like this...


Her name is Amelia!

So this is where the party is.


We're all done here,

but you may want to swing by the

cafeteria to get some juice, okay?

'Cause I took a lot of blood.

Mm. Juice sounds good.


Oh, I know, I know, I know.

Pickle juice and strained Sauerkraut!

Sound good?

No. I want to go home.

I'm tired.

Oh, baby.

Piggyback ride, hmm?

Come on, come on, come on, come on.

Come on.

Oh, yeah!

- Bye, Bianca.

- Bye.

Thank you.

Before I met you,

the only constellation I could

name was the big dipper.

Everybody starts with the

big dipper, and Orion.

Amelia asked me

for a telescope for Christmas,

so she could see you on Mars.

I'm thinking maybe you should get

it for her birthday instead.

Doctor said...

Doctor said that we should appreciate

the time we have with her,

whether it's three weeks or three years.

Three years?

He said three years?

He was that specific?

- He said three years?

- It could be longer.

I won't be back for three years.

It could be longer, he said.

Amelia's strong.

She's a fighter.

- She's like you!

- Like me.

I mean, what kind of mother

abandons her dying child?

You are the greatest mother

a little girl could ask for.

And the greatest wife.

You don't just belong to us.

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