The life journey of the eldest son of a family in 1950s Texas, from his childhood innocence to his disillusioned adult years. In a quest for meaning he questions the origins of life and the existence of faith, as he deals with his bitter, often tyrannical father and his ethereal, nurturing mother.
Has there ever been a film as divisive as this Palme d’Or winner? At once groundbreaking and intimate, The Tree of Life travels across time and space while capturing the struggle between man and nature, love and hatred, the clear and unknown. Equip yourself with the largest screen possible!
Michelangelo Antonioni, 1957, Italy
Takeshi Kitano, 1996, Japan
Yeşim Ustaoğlu, 1999, Turkey
Erick Zonca, 2008, France
Johnnie To, 2008, Hong Kong
Götz Spielmann, 2008, Austria
Guy Maddin, 2007, Canada
Wong Kar Wai, 2004, Hong Kong
Vincent Paronnaud,Marjane Satrapi, 2007, France
Walter Salles, 2004, Argentina