District 9 Glossary Of Terms

by jenniferbalboa



mothership – an iron cloud that can hang low for twenty years

aliens – any type of species that looks malnourished

malnourished – what is ill-fed or unhealthy based on human standards, and can be a ground for isolation, segregation, and discrimination

slum – where malnourishment, not the malnourished, is nurtured

eviction – the act of transporting malnourishment from one place to another

weapon – any implement that could help carry out an eviction (e.g. mothership)

angel – a bride

home – some place where an angel can keep flowers

flower – what a malnourished creates to pass the time