Strange Encounters: Burning Man - Return to Spirit 

An alien makes first contact with humanity at the Burning Man Festival


Babak Mansouri


Ben Seton

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Updated: 19 March 2013
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An alien traveler wakes up in a remote Nevada wasteland with no memory of who he is, where he's from or how he arrived. After several days of wandering through the desert, he encounters a strange city inhabited by an eccentric but friendly tribe of Earthlings obsessed with a large wooden man, art, fire, and all things that glow. The Traveler has no idea he just stumbled on to Black Rock City, home of the Burning Man Festival! Shortly after his arrival, swept up by the festive atmosphere of this magical desert city, he begins to hear a hauntingly familiar voice of a woman calling him back home. A fracture from another world has opened, overwhelming him with waking dreams that transport him to a dark place of pain and suffering. As the Traveler's reality wobbles between this dark dream and the bright world of Burning Man, he is unaware that Black Rock City will soon disappear without a trace. But unlike this phoenix city that will rise again from ash and dust, the Traveler, along with ... Written by Cummins, David (V)

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Documentary | Drama



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