The Fig Tree

There is a legend in the neighborhood of Albaicín (Granada), passed on from mothers to children for centuries. A strange old woman appears during the night and hidden in her orchard is a bewitched fig tree whose fruits are golden. Little Ariel learns this legend from her mother just before going to sleep and will live a dangerous adventure in her dreams. Directed by Alejo Moreno.

Original title:
La Higuera
14 minutes

Shown at

  1. 15th Annual New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival - 2011
  2. Boston Jewish Film Festival - 2011
  3. Festival de Cine Jueu de Barcelona - 2010

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