'The Tree' is a 19 minute short black comedy drama about family, perspective and grief. Two turbulent siblings, mourning the recent loss of their father, meet to clear out his old burger van.
Written and directed by Oliver Blair. Currently on the festival circuit. Laurels & awards displayed below!
Like all excellent shorts, The Tree is really a mini-movie, and succeeds in fully establishing its characters, backgrounds and motivations in well-written and acted scenes.
Michael Sales, Midlands Movie Review
It’s a rare thing for a film to deftly tread the fine line between comedy and tragedy, but ‘The Tree’ pulls it off masterfully, producing a moment of pure pathos.
FESTIVAL AWARD WINNER.
Sarah Smith, Brighton Rocks Blog
Oliver Blair has created an outstanding film that doesn’t shy away from showcasing the unglamorous bereavement process.  An enthralling watch. Highly recommended.