2017, 20 minutes
Will the dark secrets of the father's past undermine the father-son relationship?
Behind the Trees is a psychological thriller about a man haunted by his past. John is a widower who has to raise alone Adam, his ten-year-old son. Their relationship is made difficult by John’s denial of his wife’s death which traps him in an ideal world, not allowing him to be present at the moment. The intricate plot unfolds in three parallel stories: the father-son relationship, John’s ghosts coming to life and the events from the past. In the end, all these stories will connect, revealing the mystery behind John’s past.