The mission is a go. In the near future, a coed international crew of 8 astronauts boards the spaceship Antares for a six-year interplanetary mission. With only limited help from Mission Control, it soon becomes apparent that these scientists and the crew aren't just in deep space - they're in even deeper than they could have imagined. Can old alliances and new attractions co-exist in the close quarters of a confined space ship? As a documentary crew aboard the ship broadcasts the astronauts' every move to avid viewers on Earth, these brave men and women will come face to face with unexpected dangers, past secrets and a hidden force aboard the ship that threatens to unravel their entire mission. Defying Gravity emotional drama as thrilling as the intense action.