Bashir attends his father's funeral in rural Lebanon only to discover a pathogen infecting the trees across his village. A dark-comedy about tradition, grief, and the environment.
Ramzi BASHOUR (1988) is a Syrian-American filmmaker and producer. He grew up in Beirut (Lebanon) and studied Creative Writing and English Literature at the Indiana University in Bloomington. He is currently based in New York. His first short fiction film No One Gets Out Of Here Alive had its world premiere at IFFR 2016. The Trees is his second short film.