Actors August Diehl, left, and Valerie Pachner pose for photographers upon arrival on the premiere of the movie ‘A Hidden Life’ on the 72nd worldwide movie competition, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, Might 19, 2019. [Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP]
Bartlesville-bred director Terrence Malick’s new movie “A Hidden Life” is scheduled for launch later this yr, after its acclaimed world premiere final week on the prestigious Cannes Movie Pageant in France.
Fox Searchlight Footage Chairmen Nancy Utley and Stephen Gilula introduced not too long ago that the corporate has acquired North American and choose worldwide territory distribution rights for the most recent movie from the three-time Oscar-nominated writer-director.
“A Hidden Life” premiered in competitors on the 72nd Pageant de Cannes, the place it was nominated for the esteemed Palme d’Or (which went to South Korean director Bong Joon-ho for his satirical “Parasite”).
The movie reunites Malick with Fox Searchlight following the Oscar-nominated Greatest Image “The Tree of Life,” which received the competition’s Palme d’Or in 2011.
“A Hidden Life” stars August Diehl (“Inglourious Basterds”) as Austrian Franz Jägerstätter, a loyal husband and father who refuses to battle for the Nazis in World Struggle II, at the same time as the opportunity of execution threatens to tear him aside from his household. Fox Searchlight will market and distribute the movie, which is scheduled for launch in 2019, based on a information launch.
“Terry and I are so delighted to be again house with our ‘Tree of Life’ companions, Fox Searchlight. Their dedication and understanding was past reproach on ‘Tree’ and we’re trying ahead to an equally satisfying relationship on ‘A Hidden Life.’ This can be a very private challenge for Terry and it’s nice to be again with mates to inform this outstanding true story,” mentioned producer Grant Hill in a press release.
“A Hidden Life” additionally stars Valerie Pachner, Maria Simon, Bruno Ganz, Karin Neuhäuser, Tobias Moretti, Matthias Schoenaerts and Ulrich Matthes.
The movie is an Elizabeth Bay Manufacturing in affiliation with Aceway and Studio Babelsberg and is produced by Hill, Dario Bergesio, Josh Jeter and Elisabeth Bentley, with Marcus Loges and Adam Morgan serving as govt producers.