The Tree of Life

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Riverside Screen presents Sydney Sacred Music Festival

The Tree of Life

Venue Raffertys Theatre
Dates 05 September 2015

From Terrence Malick, the acclaimed director of such classic films as Badlands, Days of Heaven and The Thin Red Line, The Tree of Life is the impressionistic story of a Midwestern family in the 1950’s.

The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his father (Brad Pitt). Jack (played as an adult by Sean Penn) finds himself a lost soul in the modern world, seeking answers to the origins and meaning of life while questioning the existence of faith. Through Malick’s signature imagery, we see how both brute nature and spiritual grace shape not only our lives as individuals and families, but all life.

Classification: PG – Mild themes
Distributor: Icon Films

Dates & Times:
Saturday 5 September 2.30pm

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Brad Pitt
Jessica Chastain
Sean Penn
Fiona Shaw
Crystal Mantecon
Tamara Jolaine
Joanna Going
Jackson Hurst


Director & Writer:
Terrence Malick


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Approximately 139 minutes

Ticket Prices

Sidekicks Adult $12
Sidekicks Concession $9
Adult $15
Concession $12
F/T Student $12
Child Under 16 $10

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