Travelling alone through northern India, director Sonia Feldmeier witnesses the spectacular felling of an ancient, holy peepul tree by seven lumberjacks, using handsaws and axes. Over the course of several days, she records their work but is faced with a language barrier. In response, Sonia creates audio portraits—providing each worker with an individual musical presence.
This film is available for the extension of the festival, until Sunday 14 November.
This film is available for audiences in India only.
You can watch it with the following Festival Passes: