Cannes Review: Terrence Malick’s ‘A Hidden Life’ is a Wrenching Ode to Faith

When Austrian farmer Franz Jägerstätter (August Diehl) glances skyward and calls for God to show him a sign, to guide him, what does he hear? The rumbling of a thunderstorm hovering atop the Alps surrounding his bucolic hometown of St Radegund; the sound of the wind caressing the wheat fields around the village; the voice … Continue reading Cannes Review: Terrence Malick’s ‘A Hidden Life’ is a Wrenching Ode to Faith