The New World [Extended Cut] (2005)

A dreamy, expressionistic collage of a movie, where history feels immediate and real instead of retold or mythologised, where Malick steers away from the narrative (historical or romanticised) of Pocahontas and the forming of Jamestown, instead curiously exploring the tones and emotions of those involved. Shot in natural light, all handheld or steadicam, the whole…