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The zookeeper's wife / a Focus Features release and presentation of a Scion Films, Electric City Entertainment, Tollin Productions, Rowe Miller Productions production ; produced by Jeff Abberley, Diane Miller Levin, Jamie Patricof, Kim Zubick ; screenplay, Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Caro.

Caro, Niki, 1967- (director.). Chastain, Jessica, 1977- (actor.). Heldenbergh, Johan, 1967- (actor.). Brühl, Daniel, 1978- (actor.). Gregson-Williams, Harry, Motion picture adaptation of (work). (composer.). Ackerman, Diane, 1948- Zookeeper's wife. (Added Author). Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl, Timothy Radford, Efrat Dor. (Cast).
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  • 11 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Akron Carnegie PL - Akron BR 3216 (Text) 75253000054859 DVD/Biography Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria BLU 709 (Text) 37521530850462 AMPL Blu-Ray Disc Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville BLU-RAY ADULT-F ZOO 4838 (Text) 34706001568296 DVD Fiction Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston BLU-RAY DVD ZOO (Text) 38209000888670 DVD Available -
Butler PL - Butler BLU ZOO (Text) 73174005029584 Blu Ray Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Veedersburg BLU-PG 13 ZOO (Text) 32808000372654 CVBPLV Blue Ray Video Section Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library BLU-RAY FIC ZOOKEEPE (Text) 37500004385676 Movies Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle BLU-RAY DRAMA ZOOK (Text) 39231033318763 Audiovisual Collection Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster *DVD-BLU* ZOO Adult (Text) 72436000092073 DVDs Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield BLU ZOOKE (Text) 31208911968610 blu-ray Checked out 07/20/2018
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  • ISBN: 9786316886071
  • ISBN: 6316886071
  • Physical Description: 1 Blu-Ray videodisc (2 hr., 6 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Based on the novel by Diane Ackerman.
Bonus features: deleted scenes; The making of "The Zookeeper's wife"; The Zabinski family.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Andrij Parekh ; production designer, Suzie Davies ; editor, David Coulson ; music, Harry Gregson-Williams.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl, Timothy Radford, Efrat Dor.
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 Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, disturbing images, violence, brief sexuality, nudity and smoking.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, widescreen presentation 2.40:1; requires Blu-ray player.
Language Note:
In English or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles; Visually described for the blind and visually impaired.
Subject: Żabińska, Antonina > Drama.
Żabiński, Jan, 1897-1974 > Drama.
Zoo keepers > Poland > Warsaw > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Poland > Warsaw > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Poland > Warsaw > Drama.
Warsaw (Poland) > Drama.
Ackerman, Diane, 1948- > Film adaptations.
Genre: War films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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