THE MAN WHO PLANTED A FOREST

Sections:  PLANET SUNCINE

Saajed A - 2017 - India - 5'
  • Documentary
'.THE MAN WHO PLANTED A FOREST.'

In 1979 a young boy saw dead animals and snakes around a barren river bank. He went out to investigate the reason behind those deaths, he found out it was due to dwindling forest resources. To help the animals, he started planting saplings in the middle of a barren wasteland in Assam. Every day, he planted one new sapling. We went in search of him and to see the world he created...40 years later.

Screening: November, 13th - 6 p.m. - Cinemes Girona