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Video: Only, not how Welles described them on 30 October 1938 to thousands of petrified radio listeners. These peaceful aliens -- blessed with a majestic sense of timing -- touch down in a much quieter place, and are seen by just a handful of witnesses, chiefly a small boy whose curiosity overtakes any fear he might feel. That's what happens in Patrick Biesemans' dreamy sci-fi short Embers and Dust.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

Video: Only, not how Welles described them on 30 October 1938 to thousands of petrified radio listeners. These peaceful aliens -- blessed with a majestic sense of timing -- touch down in a much quieter place, and are seen by just a handful of witnesses, chiefly a small boy whose curiosity overtakes any fear he might feel. That's what happens in Patrick Biesemans' dreamy sci-fi short Embers and Dust.