Only a few hours until comet Calypso passes Earth at a threatening distance. A shy teenage girl is travelling with her family to a remote cabin in the alps, where she has to decide if to pursue her own path on Earth or to follow her parents, members of a cosmic cult, through a fatal procedure into a higher existence on Jupiter.
Born in Cologne, Germany Benjamin Pfohl worked on several international feature film productions. In 2008 he enrolled at University of Television and Film Munich (HFF) where he wrote and directed several short films and was awarded a FIPRESCI prize.
His graduation short JUPITER competed in over thirty filmfestivals worldwide and was shortlisted for the BAFTA Student Film Award.