THE LAST TREE : FEATURE FILM

Written and Directed by Shola Amoo and produced by Myf Hopkins and Lee Thomas.

THE LAST TREE ‘follows the story of Femi, a British boy of Nigerian heritage who, after a happy childhood in rural Lincolnshire, moves to inner London to live with his mum. Struggling with the unfamiliar culture and values of his new environment, teenage Femi has to figure out which path to adulthood he wants to take, and what it means to be a young black man in London.’

Developed and supported by the BFI it wrapped in London in summer 2018.

More details can be found here and here.

THE LAST TREE has been accepted as part of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. Nominated for Grand Jury Prize World Cinema - Dramatic.

Teaser clip below. More images to follow.