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The New World

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Original title
The New World
Year
Running time
133 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
Terrence Malick
Music
James Horner
Cinematography
Emmanuel Lubezki
Cast
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Producer
New Line Cinema
Genre
Adventure. Romance. Drama | Conquest of America. Colonial America. Historical. 17th Century. Nature
Synopsis / Plot
The New World is an epic adventure set amid the encounter of European and Native American cultures during the founding of the Jamestown Settlement in 1607. Inspired by the legend of John Smith and Pocahontas, acclaimed filmmaker Terrence Malick transforms this classic story into a sweeping exploration of love, loss and discovery, both a celebration and an elegy of the America that was…and the America that was yet to come. Against a historically accurate Virginia backdrop, Malick has set a dramatized tale of two strong-willed characters - a passionate and noble young native woman and an ambitious soldier of fortune - torn between the undeniable requirements of their civic duty and the inescapable demands of the human heart.
Awards
2005: Nominated for Oscar: Best Cinematography
2005: National Board of Review: Best Actress (Q'orianka Kilcher)
2005: New York Film Critics Circle: 4 Nominations including Best Film
2005: 2 Nominations Critics' Choice Awards: Best Young Actress (Kilcher), Composer
2005: Chicago Film Critics Association: 2 Nom., incl. Most Prom. Performer (Kilcher)
2006: Mar del Plata Film Festival: Official Selection
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