Life During Wartime is a film by Todd Solondz, which premiered at the Venice Film Festival in 2009. It is a sequel to his 1998 film Happiness, even though the characters are all played by different actors.
The title song is performed by Devendra Banhart & Beck, lyrics written by Todd Solondz.The official synopsis of the film is: “Friends, family, and lovers struggle to find love, forgiveness, and meaning in a war-torn world riddled with comedy and pathos”.
Life During Wartime Official HD Trailer
Solondz said Life During Wartime was “a little more politically overt” than previous works.