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In this short fiction film, the observation satellite Zenon has, on its own, left its assigned orbit and is refusing to send back vital data concerning the Earth's water reserves. Those in charge of the Research Center that sent the satellite up are threatening to destroy this free and intelligent "spirit" if Estelle, the scientist controlling it, cannot make her "friend" see reason.

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Deserter, Michel Murray, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Michel Murray
  • script
    Michel Murray
  • producer
    Jean-François Mercier
  • cinematography
    André-Luc Dupont
  • sound
    Yves Gendron
  • editing
    Pierre Lemelin
  • sound editing
    Marie-Claude Salvaille
  • computer animation
    Georges Mauro
  • re-recording
    Adrian Croll
  • voice
    Adrian Knight
  • music
    Jocelyn Therrien
  • cast
    Marie-Josée Gauthier
    Widemir Normil
    Khanh Hua
    Norman Helms

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