2008 | France | Fiction

Planet A

  • English No 8 mins
  • Director | Momoko Seto

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Salt: trace, absence of water, the passage of time, invading epidemic, living cemetery.

Water: manoeuvre, absolute value, fertility, rhizomes, chance.

Cotton: corruption, economic issues, hydrophily, desertification.


The world has become a vast dried out planet, where the growing of cotton, overexploited for economical reasons is the main cause of desertification. A saline desert covers acres of dried-out land where strange salt trees appear.

This phenomenon echoes an even greater ecological disaster, the desertification of the Aral Sea. And man is always responsible...

planet sci-fi ecology crystal ice climate bloom salt cotton desertification water