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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Aquired through a 2014 Friends of the Eckhart Public Library Grant.
Based on the stage play "Juicy and delicious" by Lucy Alibar.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Features: making-of, theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Camera, Ben Richardson ; editors, Crocket Doob, Affonso Goncalves ; music, Dan Romer, Benh Zeitlin.
Participant or Performer Note:
Quvenzhane Wallis, Dwight Henry, Levy Easterly, Lowell Landes, Pamela Harper.
Summary, etc.:
Living in "the Bathtub," a marginal Delta community in southern Louisiana, six-year-old Hushpuppy sets out in search of her lost mother on a makeshift raft after her father falls ill and nature seems to unleash its fury in rising floodwaters and attacks from prehistoric creatures called aurochs.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
Funding Information Note:
Acquired through a 2013 Friends of the Eckhart Public Library Grant
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English or Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Fathers and daughters > Drama.
African American families > Louisiana > Drama.
Floods > Louisiana > Drama.
Genre: Fantasy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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