The Olive Tree

Alma, a young impulsive woman, is determined to reclaim her grandfather’s beloved olive tree after the family are forced to abandon their livelihood. We follow her emotional journey as all that she once knew is uprooted around her.

Beautifully written by Paul Laverty, The Olive Tree is a bittersweet tale of family, vindication and moral dilemma that won’t leave you indifferent.


Iciar Bollain's bittersweet tale of familial and environmental activism could blossom into an arthouse crowdpleaser.” (Guy Lodge – Variety)

(…) cinema that cares and wants to make the world better.” (Jonathan Holland – The Hollywood Reporter)
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  • October 12, 2016 (10:00h Secondary School Screening)
  • October 12, 2016 (18:00)


  • Icíar Bollaín

Main Cast

  • Anna Castillo, Javier Gutiérrez, Pep Ambròs, Manuel Cucala, Miguel Ángel Aladren.

Release Year

  • 2016


  • Mins: 100