A Hidden Life, dir. Terrence Malick, USA / Germany 2019, 175 min., English, 12A
The tenth feature film by visionary writer-director Terrence Malick tells the story of an unsung World War II hero.
Based on true events, the film traces the life of Franz Jägerstätter, an Austrian peasant farmer who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. When he is faced with the threat of execution for treason, it is his unwavering faith and his love for his wife Fani and children that keeps his spirit alive.