The Tree


1h 40m 2010

Brief Synopsis

Simone is 10-years-old and has recently lost her father. She imagines him speaking to her from the top of a large tree in the family garden. Eventually her mother and brothers join in these nocturnal conversations with the whole family perched in the treetop, above the noise of the world and beneath

Film Details

Also Known As
Arbre, Father's Tree, The, L'Arbre, Teve Musu, Kuris Esi Medyje, Tree, Trädet, fa
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2010
Production Company
Arte; Arte France Cinéma; Arthaus (Norway); Backup Films; Camera Film; Catchplay; Cathay Film Organization; CinTart; Curzon Artificial Eye; Folkets Bio; Golden Scene; Golem Distribution; Les Films Du Poisson; Memento Films; Pandora Film Produktion; Pandora Filmverleih; Polyfilm Verleih Gmbh; Primer Plano Film Group; Shapira Films; Shooting Stars, LLC
Distribution Company
M+TROPOLE FILMS DISTRIBUTION/ZEITGEIST FILMS; Bio Rex Distribution; Curzon Artificial Eye; Filmcoopi Zurich Ag; Incognito Films; Le Pacte; Memento Films; Métropole Films Distribution; Métropole Films Distribution; Pandora Film Produktion; Polyfilm Verleih Gmbh; Zeitgeist Films; Zeitgeist Films
Location
Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m

Synopsis

Simone is 10-years-old and has recently lost her father. She imagines him speaking to her from the top of a large tree in the family garden. Eventually her mother and brothers join in these nocturnal conversations with the whole family perched in the treetop, above the noise of the world and beneath their neighbors' astonished gaze.

Film Details

Also Known As
Arbre, Father's Tree, The, L'Arbre, Teve Musu, Kuris Esi Medyje, Tree, Trädet, fa
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2010
Production Company
Arte; Arte France Cinéma; Arthaus (Norway); Backup Films; Camera Film; Catchplay; Cathay Film Organization; CinTart; Curzon Artificial Eye; Folkets Bio; Golden Scene; Golem Distribution; Les Films Du Poisson; Memento Films; Pandora Film Produktion; Pandora Filmverleih; Polyfilm Verleih Gmbh; Primer Plano Film Group; Shapira Films; Shooting Stars, LLC
Distribution Company
M+TROPOLE FILMS DISTRIBUTION/ZEITGEIST FILMS; Bio Rex Distribution; Curzon Artificial Eye; Filmcoopi Zurich Ag; Incognito Films; Le Pacte; Memento Films; Métropole Films Distribution; Métropole Films Distribution; Pandora Film Produktion; Polyfilm Verleih Gmbh; Zeitgeist Films; Zeitgeist Films
Location
Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States Summer July 15, 2011

Released in United States on Video November 15, 2011

Released in United States 2010

Based on the novel "Our Father Who Art in a Tree" by Judy Pascoe; published by Penguin in 2002.

Limited Release in United States Summer July 15, 2011 (New York City)

Released in United States on Video November 15, 2011

Released in United States 2010 (Shown at Chicago International Film Festival (New Directors Competition) October 7-21, 2010.)