Producers Bill Pohlad and Dede Gardner Interview THE TREE OF LIFE


Though the summer box office season is in full force this weekend with The Hangover Part II andKung Fu Panda 2 poised to make over $100 million each, I suspect it is Terrence Malick’s The Tree of Life that will leave viewers the most awed. With spectacle ranging from sumptuous images of the beginning and end of the universe to brief glimpses of evolution on earth and even dinosaurs as well as touches of magical realism, this film is an epic tonal poem that left me speechless. My eyes ached because I didn’t want to blink for fear of missing even one moment. After the film, I stumbled out into the streets of Los Angeles and walked for eight miles, contemplating what I had just seen. Read More...


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