A gravely ill farmer hires teams of workers for the harvest on his remote farmland. Among the hired hands, a couple devise a plan to defraud the farmer – the woman will marry him so she can inherit his fortune. Days of Heaven is an evergreen epic allegory on love, desire, murder and sin.
Born in 1943, Terrence Malick is an American director, screenwriter, and film producer, and is considered one of the most mysterious filmmakers in American cinema. He studied philosophy at Harvard. Over the past half century, he has directed only nine feature films, earning him the designation of poet, visionary, and on-screen philosopher. He was nominated for an Oscar for The Thin Red Line and for The Tree of Life. He was the subject of a retrospective at the second American Film Festival.
1978 Niebiańskie dni / Days of Heaven
1998 Cienka czerwona linia / Thin Red Line
2005 Podróż do Nowej Ziemi / The New World
2011 Drzewo życia / Tree of Life
2019 Ukryte życie / A Hidden Life