The Trees الأشجار
Directed by Ramzi Bashour
Type of Project: Comedy
Producer: Ramzi Bashour
Editor: Hasan Hadi
Cinematographer: Alfonso Herrera-Salcedo
Sound Designers: Mohamad Khreizat
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 multimedia artist who grew up in Beirut, Lebanon. He’s worked in kitchens, on farms, in journalism, as a teacher, sound designer and videographer. In 2020 he completed his MFA at the Tisch School of Arts and currently resides in New York where he edits by day and sleeps by night.