Posts tagged "Terrence Malick"

EEFF: The Better Angels

Directed by A. J. Edwards Starring Jason Clarke, Diane Kruger, Brit Marling and Wes Bentley The best film Loose Lips caught at the 2015 East End Film Festival was The Better Angels, an earnestly Malickian coming-of-age tale. ‘Malickian’ is in this instance no lazy shorthand, director A.J. Edwards having cut his teeth editing several post-Tree […]

Berlinale: Knight of Cups

Directed by Terrence Malick Starring Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Natalie Portman, Brian Dennehy, Antonio Banderas, Freida Pinto, Wes Bentley, Isabel Lucas, Teresa Palmer, Imogen Poots, Joe Lo Truglio and Nick Offerman by Joanna Orland Terrence Malick films tend to evoke the feeling of intruding in on someone’s memories. In Knight of Cups, these memories belong […]

Tree Of Life

Directed by Terrence Malick Starring Brad Pitt, Sean Penn, Jessica Chastain by Joanna Orland This is a film that many people will strongly detest. Surprisingly, I am not one of these people. Based on the hype alone, I wanted to see this film. It was the talk of this year’s Cannes, with such polarized reactions […]