JACOB waits every Saturday night in the Mojave Desert, believing that one day he will be visited by extra-terrestrials. He is carrying on his FATHER’s work, a former NASA scientist who developed his own theory of life outside earth and passed that faith onto his son. But the father lies in a nursing home bed, unable to speak due to the effects of a stroke.
He meets MARIA, a guide taking illegals across the desert at night. As they help each other and are drawn into each other’s conflicting worlds, Jacob must decide whether to wait for the aliens above that