Running away from the police, Aden goes to the desert where he meets an uncivilized man who has a special link with Mother Earth. He ends up by convincing the hermit to come along with him into another desert: the big town.
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I will watch like a crazy viewer. Arrabal's amazing assemble goes deep into culture and its engines: what is sense when culture is a mix of make belive? Introducing grotesque/delightful scenes (it only depends on how far you want to go on your poetics), this film is all about mental symbols and (de)constructing life itself - it shows love, fear, death and time on poetic dimensions. Very, very beautiful.