Double bill of Japanese sci-fi anime fables from director Fumihiko Sori. In 'Elliptical Orbit' a crew return home after a fifteen year space mission. Due to the nature of their journey, however, the crew have only aged two years. How will this affect them as they return to friends and family who have now raced ahead of them in years? 'Symbiotic Planet' follows humankind as they attempt to establish a civilisation on a new planet. Unfortunately, the same battles and struggles that have marked the history of Earth soon break out among the various bands of colonisers.