WBEZ | The People vs. George Lucas http://www.wbez.org/tags/people-vs-george-lucas Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Searching for lost souls in 'The Tree of Life' http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-27/searching-lost-souls-tree-life-87116 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-May/2011-05-27/Christy Fox Searchlight.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Terrence Malick may be a reclusive director, rarely seen or heard from but his films sure make a splash. Rumors started circulating about <a href="http://www.foxsearchlight.com/thetreeoflife/" target="_blank"><em>The Tree of Life</em></a>&nbsp; three years ago when it was first shot. It’s been described as the odyssey of a "lost soul in the modern world" and garnered both boos and a Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival. To sort through the varied responses, <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> was joined by Christy LeMaster. LeMaster is managing director of IFP Chicago, and runs the <a href="http://nightingaletheatre.org/" target="_blank">Nightingale Theatre</a> in Chicago.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>FILM INFO:</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.foxsearchlight.com/thetreeoflife/" target="_blank"><em>The Tree of Life</em></a> opens up in Chicago Friday.</p><p><a href="http://www.peoplevsgeorge.com/splash/" target="_blank"><em>The People vs. George Lucas</em></a> begins a limited run on Saturday at the <a href="http://www.siskelfilmcenter.org/" target="_blank">Gene Siskel Film Center</a> in Chicago.</p></p> Fri, 27 May 2011 13:21:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-27/searching-lost-souls-tree-life-87116