First Contact: An Alien Encounter from the BBC
This docudrama explores what might happen if humanity experienced an alien encounter
Many scientists believe there’s a genuine possibility that the first evidence of extra-terrestrial life may soon be detected. First Contact: An Alien Encounter from the BBC explores what might happen if this unprecedented scenario becomes reality.
First Contact blends cutting-edge scientific facts with fictional podcasts, media feeds, and international news programs. This 21st-century War of the Worlds-style docudrama tells the story of humanity’s encounter with an alien object traveling through the solar system over the course of 12 days and imagines how the world might respond.