The Trees

  • 22'
  • Lebanon
  • 2020
To the annoyance of his family, Bashir pays more attention to the sick olive trees than to his father’s funeral and the attendant rituals. Ultimately, nature provides a moment of contemplation. Black humour, empathy and light amazement meld seamlessly in this loving film.
Director
Ramzi Bashour
Country of production
Lebanon
Production Year
2020
Festival Edition
IFFR 2021
Length
22'
Medium
DCP
Language
Arabic
Producer
Ramzi Bashour
Sales
Ramzi Bashour
Screenplay
Ramzi Bashour
Cinematography
Alfonso Herrera-Salcedo
Editor
Hasan Hadi
Production Design
Sara Saleh
Sound Design
Mohamad Khreizat
Cast
Nadim Shartouny