Graphical merging of a tree and a balloon caption...big caption - the storyteller; small caption - the audience...interaction between the filmmaker and the viewer.
Balloon caption - "animated" - does not really mean "cartoonic" but more into - endowed with life or the qualities of life, full of movement and activity, full of vigor and spirit
Storytelling underneath trees - a universal practice, a common and practical custom
Trees have long held a literal and symbolic fascination for humanity. Can also symbolize strength, endurance and adversity.