Synopsis:
Both dreamy and gifted, Jim, 11, lives with his father Graham, destined to become the first British scientist to visit space. But when Jim learnsthat his father has lied to him and has abandoned his mission, the boy’slandmarks are shattered. In his new school, Jim takes advantage of acompetition of young scientists to secretly build a balloon, inspiredby his idol Joseph Kittinger (first man to reach the border of space in1960). Although the project is dangerous and the competition hard, Jimis determined to oppose his father and to prove him that he was wrongto give up. In this adventure, Jim can count on Emma, a new classmate.Together, despite their opposite character, they face a challenge that willgradually bring them closer…
Director's filmography:
- The highest step in the world (Feature)
- Puzzle (Short)
Type:
Feature
Genre:
Fiction
Status:
Production
Runtime:
90'
Majority:
Yes
Production:
Kwassa Films
Distributor:
Belga Films