Luna 15 is a project in development.
It's a spy drama about the space race that goes from 1957 to 1969.
Logline: It's 1957, Russia has put the first human-made artifact, the Sputnik, into orbit. An American scientist working for NASA is accused of being a communist and he is about to be sentenced to death penalty for treason. When the KGB approaches him with the possibility of escaping a sure death and public shame with the prospect of a space career, will he remain loyal to his country or will he sacrifice everything for a shot to space?
Luna 15 is based in real facts, adorned with dramatization for story purposes and inspired by the lost soviet cosmonauts theories. The script has been in development for 4 years, due to the heavy investigation work and resource gathering. It aims to show the intricate plotting by the world's top secret services during one of the most tense and exciting moments in history. Chronology, characters and historical moments have been tied together to give birth to a possible but alternative depiction of what was going on behind the iron curtain. A brutal depiction of McCarthyism and Soviet Russia in the wake of human space exploration, based on historical documents, Testimonies, CIA and KGB recently unclassified documents and a touch of "What if"
It's a script about allegiance, family, motherland, spies and the wants and need of an american citizen wrongly accused of betraying his country.
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