Synopsis: This film is presented in Competition at the Cannes Film Festival 2023. The program of a conference for young astronomers and space cadets, organized to bring together students from across the country and their parents for a school competition, is about to be disrupted by events that shake the world. As the young participants gather in Asteroid City, a hub of scientific advancement and space exploration, they are confronted with unexpected occurrences that threaten to unravel their plans. Mysterious phenomena and unexpected discoveries turn their educational gathering into a thrilling adventure. Caught in the midst of chaos, the young astronomers and cadets must navigate uncharted territory, face unforeseen challenges, and unravel the secrets that lie beneath the surface. Their journey becomes a test of courage, teamwork, and scientific knowledge as they strive to save not only themselves but also the fate of humanity. "Asteroid City" takes viewers on a gripping and action-packed journey, blending science fiction, adventure, and the resilience of young minds in the face of adversity.