"Unconsciously, you’ve known all about it for several years. A few minutes from now I’m going to remove some of the conditioning blocks, and when you wake up in a couple of hours you’ll understand everything".
J.G Ballard - Thirteen to Centaurus. 1962Thirteen to Centaurus
was an early short story from 1962 that had been adapted by the BBC for its Out of the Unknown series of sci fi dramatizations. Solveig Nordlund
's version, Journey to Orion
, is a chillier cold war take on the material and was shot entirely on a ferry between Stockholm and Helsinki. Nordlund was to return to Ballard's writing with an adaptation of Low-Flying Aircraft (Aparelho Voador a Baixa Altitude)
The film is proceeded by Bikini Atol
- Cousin Silas