What begins as a personal film about chronic illness and motherhood becomes a journey of environmental proportions exploring patterns of annihilation and regeneration from the personal to the global. Intimate family stories reflect issues in the zeitgeist: grief, illness, the climate crisis, metaphysical journeys, and redefining ourselves in a time of global challenges. The rich visual world of the film mirrors the story with 60 years of family footage, verité scenes, and handmade animation.
The film is currently in post production.
We need your help to finish the movie!
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