In 2011, Jolie played again as Master Tigress in Jennifer Yuh Nelson’s film Kung Fu Panda 2 in positive feedback and is one of the highest-grossing movies of the year. 2011. Pineapple Goodbye Lesson Plan Hello Sun Tan shirt. Jolie began her directorial career with In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011), telling a love story between a Serbian soldier and a Bosnian war prisoner, set in the Serbian War of 1992-95. Jolie visited Bosnia-Herzegovina twice as UNHCR Goodwill Ambassadors, explaining that she made this film to draw attention to survivors of the recent war in history. The film received mixed feedback  and won a Golden Globe nomination for Best Foreign Language Film. Jolie was honored as an honorary citizen of the city of Sarajevo by creating community awareness about war.
After three and a half years of absence, Jolie returned to the screen in the film Dark Dark (2014). She plays Maleficent, the villain of Disney’s 1959 Forest Beauty. The movie tells the story but from Maleficent’s perspective, reveals more about the characters’ characters.  The film received many positive and critical comments, but Jolie’s role was highly praised.  The Hollywood Reporter’s Sheri Linden reports that she is the “heart and soul” of the film.  The film grossed $ 69.4 million on its first weekend in North America, becoming the biggest opening film of Jolie’s career.    The film grossed $ 757.8 million worldwide, the fourth highest-grossing film in 2014 and the highest-grossing film of Jolie’s career.