Closer to The Sun

From a space colony in the distant future, people are selected to visit Earth back in 1995 by having their consciousness transferred into bodies of Earthlings abducted by their people. When the future space colony learns the portal to the past is about to close within a few days, their visitors on Earth must escape detention by a ruthless doctor to return their people to their colony and the abducted Earthlings to Earth.

  • Sara Althani
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Writer Biography - Sara Althani

Sara is a multilingual artist with a captivating international background and an impressive repertoire of ventures in the arts scene. Having grown up in San Francisco, France, and Qatar, she developed a deep-rooted passion for the arts from an early age.
Sara's artistic pursuits encompass various disciplines, including visual arts, writing, and music. Her creative prowess shines through her talent for storytelling, as she has written three full-length feature films, each a testament to her vivid imagination and compelling narratives.
In parallel to her artistic endeavors, Sara is carving a path in the film and design industry. She has dedicated her energy and expertise to a film and marketing oriented career, where she combines her innate creativity with technical skill. Currently, she holds a leading position managing the creative studios team at a prominent non-profit organization.
Sara's diverse cultural experiences and extensive knowledge of different languages lend her a unique perspective, which is reflected in her artwork. Her creations are often a beautiful fusion of cultures, seamlessly blending various influences to create visually stunning and thought-provoking pieces.
As a passionate advocate for the arts, Sara embraces the opportunity to share her work with audiences worldwide. Her presence in film festivals promises to be a captivating experience, offering a glimpse into her imaginative world and the immense talent she possesses.

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Writer Statement

"Closer to the Sun" is an intriguing and ambitious sci-fi drama with an interesting high complex concept and some gripping characters. Through the characters, the film explores various themes such as identity, morality, and the human condition. At its core, "Closer to the Sun" also delivers a compelling message about the sacredness of human life and the environment. It uses the unique lens of science fiction to highlight the fragility and interconnectedness of these two aspects. The story not only explores the consequences of human actions on the environment but also delves into the ethical dilemmas and choices faced by individuals. With the organism's resurrection offering potential for sequels, the film leaves viewers on a mysterious note, fueling their imagination and leaving them craving for more.