YouTube, Instagram and Facebook clips all promote positive action for the climate. With just a few clicks anyone can play a part in financing the planting of trees. Mostly in exotic countries. But what is the true story behind the glossy social media images and reports of world records and reforestation wonders? We follow three dedicated, self-confident women from three different countries in Africa to explore what the trees have to do with local people – and why the climate takes a back seat for them.
written & directed by