Yuri, 16, has lived all his life in Gagarine Towers, a vast red brick housing project on the outskirts of Paris. From the heights of his apartment, he dreams of becoming an astronaut. But when plans to demolish his community’s home are leaked, Yuri joins the resistance. With his friends Diana and Houssam, he embarks on a mission to save Gagarine, transforming the estate into his own “starship”.
Best Director Award - Athens IFF 2020
Golden Athena Award Nominee (Best Picture) - Athens IFF 2020
Grand Prix Award Nominee (Best Film) - Ghent IFF 2020
Golden eye Nominee (Best International Feature Film) - Zurich IFF 2020
Official Selection - Cannes IFF 2020
Alseni Bathily, Lyna Khoudri, Jamil McCraven