Tree Bones is about lives enmeshed in the natural environment and those who witness destruction in the places they love and seek to protect. It is set at a time when the course of events could have been altered, in places that still hold many possibilities. The emotional feelings of loss reflect the present of facing a changing climate.

West Coast, New Zealand. Sarah remembers her daughter, Laurel, adventurously embracing the world around her. Sarah remembers Laurel as a child in 1940, as an environmentally aware young woman in the 1950s marrying Felix, and in 1964 facing cancer with courage at a time when patients were given minimal information and treatments limited.

  • poetic realism
  • 30
  • 3 total
  • 2 female identifying, 1 male identifying
  • history, gender, women
  • 18+
  • adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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