Many tell me or believe that one person, him or herself, cannot do much to change the world, to make a difference. This short movie tells about a man in northeastern India who transformed a wasteland into a forest by planting one tree at a time over many years. Now elephants, deer, and even tigers live there. Take a look for yourself. Look for the youtube video called “Forest Man”. The web address is :
It won awards at several different film festivals including Cannes.
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This film is beautiful and most inspiring. Thank you for posting this, at this time when we all need encouragement to do what we can. I recently watched the Netflix film “Defret.” This was filmed by Angelina Jolie and showed also what can be accomplished by one person’s willingness to bring about change.