DUST “Voskhod”: A Sci-Fi short that features ham radio

Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Scott Gamble, who shares the following science fiction short film called “Voskhod” by DUST.

The synopsis:

After repairing his HAM radio using parts found in the forest, a recluse radio operator receives a distress call from a stranded Soviet cosmonaut in orbit.

I thoroughly enjoyed this short film. We radio enthusiasts will certainly notice some inaccuracies on the radio side of things–feel free to comment on those–but I suggest you exercise a willing suspension of disbelief and truly enjoy this piece!

Click here to view on YouTube.

Can you identify the National radio model? Please comment!

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3 thoughts on “DUST “Voskhod”: A Sci-Fi short that features ham radio

  1. Al Adlawan

    May I know the music album or source of the blues record that was played? I have been perplexed with the music since watching it

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  2. Tom

    Weird. Especially that the hero thought he’d get in trouble for contacting someone in the Soviet Union! Hams there were closely supervised; ours weren’t!

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