The Tree of Life is a 2011 American drama film with experimental elements written and directed by Terrence Malick and starring Sean Penn, Brad Pitt, and Jessica Chastain.
Malick’s film chronicles the origins and meaning of life by way of a
middle-aged man’s childhood memories of his family living in 1950s
Texas, interspersed with imagery of the origins of the universe and the
inception of life on Earth. The film will be screened in the Small Hall. Attendance is free of charge.