The heat is unbearable, the conditions are harsh and the dangers are everywhere. Amateur explorers Ned, Rachael and Anne break into an extremely remote highly classified area in the Simpson Desert, that has been hidden from the public. The purpose of their trek is to undertake independent research into Mars travel, however, they have been guided to inadvertently stumble across top secret activity to uncover the truth. The areas secretive nature and connection to highly classified research, together with many reports of unusual phenomena, have led this remote area of the desert to become a focus of UFO conspiracies. Chris, a paranormal journalist and writer, has strong links with the group of amateur explorers. Chris has been captured by Radford and Takun, two investigators, and is interrogated on his research and knowledge of the top-secret base. The scenes alternate between the room and the desert. Where is the line between truth and fiction, perception and reality, and knowing and believing?
Orbiter/Lander delves into a world full of deception, altered perception, search for truth and suppression of information.
- Sci-fi, surrealism, dystopian, thriller
- 90 minutes
- 3 female, 3 male
- teen, young adult, adult
- Australian Plays Transform