New film from Terrence Malick (The Tree of Life), about a man who reconnects with a woman from his hometown after his marriage to a European woman falls apart.
Venice festival director, Alberto Barbera, has revealed some new details regarding the film’s themes, “The main recurring theme is the crisis.
The economic crisis, which is having devastating social effects, but also the crisis of values, the political crisis.”
After visiting Mont Saint-Michel — once known in France as the Wonder — at the height of their love, Marina (Olga Kurylenko) and Neil (Ben Affleck) come to Oklahoma, where problems soon arise. Marina makes the acquaintance of a priest and fellow exile (Javier Bardem), who is struggling with his vocation, while Neil renews his ties with a childhood friend, Jane (Rachel McAdams). An exploration of love in its many forms.
2012 Screening Schedule