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  • The O'Neills lived happily in their house in the Australian countryside. That was until one day fate struck blindly, taking the life of Peter, the father, leaving his grief-stricken wife Dawn alone with their four children. Among them, eight-year-old Simone denies this reality. She is persuaded that her father still lives in the giant fig tree growing near their house and speaks to her through its leaves. But the tree becomes more and more invasive and threatens the house. It must be felled. Of course, Simone won't allow...

  • After the death of her father, an 8-year-old girl becomes convinced that he is whispering to her through the leaves of the gargantuan tree that towers over her house.


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  • After the sudden death of her father, 8-year-old Simone shares a secret with her mother Dawn. Shes convinced her father speaks to her through the leaves of her favourite tree and hes come back to protect them.

    But the new bond between mother and daughter is threatened when Dawn starts a relationship with George, the plumber, called in to remove the trees troublesome roots.

    As the branches of the tree start to infiltrate the house, the family is forced to make an agonising decision. But have they left it too late?

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