The Shipment: A Sci-Fi Short with a Few Shortcomings

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The fact that this film was created is a notable achievement in itself. Director Bobby Bala made remarkable sacrifices of time, energy, and financial stability to even make the science fiction short, The Shipment, a reality. Fittingly, the story itself is one of sacrifice as well, following Kaiden Katar (Aleks Paunovic), a single father drifting through the cosmos with his daughter, Zohra Katar (Ishana Bala). After the death of his wife sometime earlier, Kaiden has been raising his daughter all on his ow, in the harsh environment of outer space. Faced with ever-dwindling resources and mechanical malfunctions on their space ship, Kaiden is forced into making a decision that will challenge the love of his daughter and his own core moral values.


When examining the success of this film, it is incredibly important to note the production budget of $1 million and the obstacles that Bobby Bala had to…

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