Condemned to grow, never satisfied, humanity accelerates and rushes into a slow and limited world. What if this headlong rush was not the fruit of our free will, but the result of mechanical forces ruling the universe?
A film centred upon both the industrial and natural landscape of Iceland; interfusing the cultural, economic and ecological forces that shape the island. From vaporous hot springs and lava fields to the peculiar structures of geothermal power stations.
In a scorched desert forest, three plant-like creatures try to cope with being physically and mentally burned. They encounter something green for the first time in memory, and it challenges them to view life differently.