YONAIP Film and Discussion Series Presents "The New World" Sept. 24 at 2 p.m.
Date of Event: 09/24/2009
at 2:00 PM
Year of North American Indigenous Peoples Film and Discussion Series Presents:
The New World (2006)
Directed by Terrence Malick.
Cast: Colin Farrell, Christopher Plummer, Christian Bale, August Schellenberg, Wes Studi, Q'Orianka Kilcher.
Set amidst the first encounter of European and Native American cultures during the founding of the Jamestown Virginia settlement in 1607. Tells the classic tale of Pocahontas and her relationships with adventurer John Smith and aristocrat John Rolfe. This woman's journey of love lost and found again takes her from the untouched beauty of the Virginia wilderness to the upper crust of English society as we witness the dawn of a new America.