Sometimes even family can seem like perfect strangers. 

FAMILY TREE is a short film about a mother and daughter struggling to connect. It explores how family can become increasingly estranged in the modern world where technology seemingly offers everything and nothing. 


The script was selected for Film London's Writers' Room and has been sponsored by Goldcrest, Molinare, Pixiepixel and Optical Support. 

Writer/Director: Jessica Benhamou

Producer: Victoria Thorson

Cast: Simone Lahbib and Natacha Bassett 

DoP: Laura Dinnett

Editor: Kyle Waters 

Composer: Andrea Boccadoro 

We are beginning our festival run and looking forward to be able to share more shortly.