a portrait of The Bonsai Garden at Lake Merritt Park, and an exploration in to the world and history of bonsai. this short documentary features bonsai master and curator of the garden, Kathy Shaner. original music by Redding Hunter, including his songs "The Bonsai Tree," "Apple Tree," "The Daydreamers," "Laze Daze," & "Grandma's Rocking Chair."
a movie by Cole Mitchek
additional footage by Steven Halim
a special thanks to Joe Byrd, Janice Engel, & Andy Ventura