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The zookeeper's wife / a Scion Films production ; produced by Jeff Abberley, Jamie Patricof, Diane Miller Levin, Kim Zubick ; written by Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Card.

Abberley, Jeff, (film producer.). Patricof, Jamie, (film producer.). Workman, Angela, (screenwriter.). Caro, Niki, 1967- (film director.). Chastain, Jessica, 1977- (actor.). Heldenbergh, Johan, 1967- (actor.). Brühl, Daniel, 1978- (actor.). Goldberg, Iddo, 1975- (actor.). Ackerman, Diane, 1948- Motion picture adaptation of (work): Zookeepers wife. (Added Author). Scion Films, (production company.). Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Music by Harry Gregson-Williams ; editor, David Coulson ; cinematographer, Andri J. Parekh. (Cast).

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  • 15 out of 62 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 0 out of 1 copy are currently available at Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library System. (Show copies)
  • 0 out of 1 copy are currently available at Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library.

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Item details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]

Contents / Notes

General Note: Title from sell sheet.
Based on the novel by Diane Ackerman.
Anamorphic wide screen (2.40:1); dual layer.
Bonus features: deleted scenes; The making of "The Zookeeper's wife"; The Zabinski family.
Creation/Production Credits: Music by Harry Gregson-Williams ; editor, David Coulson ; cinematographer, Andri J. Parekh.
Participant or Performer: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Bruhl, Iddo Goldberg, Shira Haas, Michael McElhatton.
Summary, etc.: The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Zabinska and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski, have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his stewardship and her care. When the Germans invade their country, they are forced to report to the Reich's newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck. To fight back on their own terms, Antonina and Jan covertly begin working with the Resistance.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, disturbing images, violence, brief sexuality, nudity and smoking.
System Details: DVD.
Language: English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
Subject: Żabiński, Jan, 1897-1974 > Drama.
Żabińska, Antonina > Drama.
Jews > Poland > Warsaw > Drama.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust > Poland > Warsaw > Drama.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Poland > Warsaw > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Rescue > Poland > Warsaw > Drama.
Zoo keepers > Poland > Warsaw > Drama.
Warsaw (Poland) > Ethnic relations > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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