Friday, October 28

The New World (2005)

Wikipedia - "The New World is a 2005 British-American romantic historical drama film written and directed by Terrence Malick, depicting the founding of the Jamestown, Virginia, settlement and inspired by the historical figures Captain John Smith, Pocahontas of the Powatan Native American tribe, and Englishman, John Rolfe. It is the fourth feature film written and directed by Malick. ... In 1607, Pocahontas, the spirited and adventurous daughter of Chief Powhatan, and others from her tribe witness the arrival of three ships sent by English royal charter to found a colony in the New World. Aboard one of the ships is Captain John Smith, below decks, in chains. ..."
W - Pocahontas, W - John Smith, W - John Rolfe
Guardian: The New World: a misunderstood masterpiece?
YouTube: The New World - Trailer, The New World - Love Scenes