An OCD scientist struggling with father issues keeps failing to invent his dream: a faster and cheaper way of traveling in space. After he has a life-altering encounter with a UFO, he winds up falling for a quirky and mysterious female artist who, unbeknownst to him, is an alien being hunted by a relentless conspiracy theorist trying to prove that aliens secretly live among us.

Through a synchronistic series of events, the scientist makes his breakthrough which allows the aliens to officially reveal themselves to Earth. The conspiracy “nut” is vindicated and our hero gets to live his dream of traveling to the stars with his intergalactic girlfriend.