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A Hidden Life (2019)

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The Austrian St. Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II.

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Terrence Malick

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Terrence Malick
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Cast

Credited cast:
August Diehl ... Franz Jägerstätter
Valerie Pachner ... Franziska Jägerstätter
Michael Nyqvist ... Bishop Joseph Fliessen
Matthias Schoenaerts ... Herder
Jürgen Prochnow ... Major Schlegel
Bruno Ganz ... Judge Lueben
Alexander Fehling ... Fredrich Feldmann
Ulrich Matthes ... Lorenz Schwaninger
Karl Markovics ... Mayor
Franz Rogowski ... Waldlan
Tobias Moretti ... Vicar Ferdinand Fürthauer
Martin Wuttke ... Major Kiel
Max Mauff ... Sterz
Johan Leysen ... Ohlendorf
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dimo Alexiev Dimo Alexiev ... Dino
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Based on real events, A HIDDEN LIFE is the story of an unsung hero, St. Franz Jägerstätter, who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. When the Austrian peasant farmer is faced with the threat of execution for treason, it is his unwavering faith and his love for his wife, Fani, and children that keeps his spirit alive. Written by Anonymous

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Biography | Drama | War

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Germany | USA

Language:

English | German

Release Date:

17 January 2020 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Radegund See more »

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

During pre-production, Terrence Malick sent Valerie Pachner, who stars opposite Diehl as Fani, Jägerstätter's wife, a book about women in the first World War working on the farms when the men were away fighting. See more »

Crazy Credits

The title card at the end of the picture comes from the final sentence of George Eliot's "Middlemarch". See more »

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Version of Der Fall Jägerstätter (1971) See more »

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