Director: Phil Mulloy
A previous MFF Winner of Best Animation (Possession, 1992) the prolific Phil Mulloy (of Cowboys and Ten Commandments fame) has created yet another bieak, disturbing parable to unsettle our hearts. A calm ironic voice informs us that with the collapse of international capitalism NASAs space program was in ruins and narrates the story of what happens to stranded astronauts Tex and Mary-Lou, who have no chance of returning to Earth but are travelling deeper and deeper into space. A bold graphic style delineates a tragic story via pen and ink drawings with economic use of animation."There is, however, a happy ending..."