PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, Romance
The Austrian Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II.
Valerie Pachner, says in all her years of performing she has never come across a process like the one Malick uses to get the performance out of his cast. She also describes Malick as "very respectful, very humble and kind and also radical. Radical in the way that he's following his thoughts and his way of seeing things all the time."
Closing Title Card:
...the growing good of the world is partly dependent on unhistoric acts; and that things are not so ill with you and me as they might have been, is half owing to the number who lived faithfully a hidden life, and rest in unvisited tombs. -George ...
The title card at the end of the picture comes from the final sentence of George Eliot's "Middlemarch".
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