Only, not how Welles described them on October 30, 1938 to thousands of petrified radio listeners. These peaceful aliensā€”blessed with a majestic sense of timingā€”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. Thatā€™s what happens in Patrick Biesemansā€™ dreamy scifi short Embers and Dust.