The Despair of Monkeys
– Available at kinoeuropa.hr from 7 Nov, 10:00 until 12 Nov, 23:00
A land that no longer resembles itself, the ancient Patagonian monkey puzzle trees are retreating before the invasion of pine forests. Across the ocean, in Brussels, the same trees adorn courtyards, streets and squares. A family driving in a car excitedly counts the araucarias. How did these trees become a symbol of Western European bourgeois fashion?