World soundtrack awards
A Hidden Life
Archived: A Hidden Life (2019)

director: Terrence Malick

composer: James Newton Howard
With: August Diehl, Valerie Pachner, Matthias Schoenaerts, Jürgen Prochnow, Bruno Ganz, Johan Leysen, a.o.

duration: 173 minutes
Biography, War

Gala Premières and special events

Based on real events, A HIDDEN LIFE is the story of an unsung hero, Franz Jägerstätter, who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. When the Austrian peasant farmer is faced with the threat of execution for treason, it is his unwavering faith and his love for his wife Fanni and children that keeps his spirit alive.


director: Terrence Malick
composer: James Newton Howard
producer: Grant Hill, Elisabeth Bentley, Dario Bergesio, Josh Jeter
screenplay: Terrence Malick
Editor: Rehman Nizar Ali, Joe Gleason & Sebastian Jones
Cinematography: Jörg Widmer

production company: Studio Babelsberg

More info

dialogue: English
subtitles: no subt
country: Germany - United States of America
year: 2019


TERRENCE MALICK: Lanton Mills (Short - 1969), Badlands (1973), Days of Heaven (1978), The Thin Red Line (1998), The New World (2005), The Tree of Life (2011), To The Wonder (2012), Knight of Cups (2015), Voyage of Time: Life's Journey (2016), Mon Guerlain: Notes of a Woman (2017, short), Song to Song (2017), Together (2018, short), Filmed on Pixel 3 (2018, short), A Hidden Life (2019).

Technical Specs

format: DCP

Other festival films by director Terrence Malick

2016:Voyage of Time: Life's Journey


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