Terrence Malick

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Terrence Malick in 2011

Terrence Frederick Malick (born November 30, 1943) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer.

His career began with the films Badlands (1973) and Days of Heaven (1978). These films belonged to New Hollywood-films.[1]

In 1998 the film The Thin Red Line was released. Mallick was nominated for Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay. He was also awarded the Golden Bear at the 49th Berlin International Film Festival. For the film Tree of Life (2011) he received Palme d'Or at the 64th Cannes Film Festival.

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  1. Hill, Derek (2008). "The Movie Brats: Hollywood Regeneration". Charlie Kaufman and Hollywood's Merry Band of Pranksters, Fabulists and Dreamers: An Excursion Into the American New Wave. Oldcastle Books