Hollow Tree


Hollow Tree tells the stories of three teenagers coming of age in southeast Louisiana—a parable for climate adaptation worldwide. The teenagers learn about water, water infrastructure, and their own histories in each of their respective homes: a city, the wetlands, and the coast. Their questions— such as “Why does it flood so much here?”—will drive the narrative. In understanding where they are and how this dynamic landscape has been managed and controlled, each teenager develops their own point of view and is able to see water as a vital resource. Together, they re-imagine their futures entwined with their environments.


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