The zookeeper's wife
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 53 Libraries 57 of 64 copies|
SummaryThe 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.
|Series||Focus Features clearly original.|
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.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
|Publisher|| Universal City, CA :2017
|Other Titles|| Zookeepers wife.
Patricof, Jamie, film producer.
Levin, Diane Miller, film producer.
Zubick, Kim, film producer.
Workman, Angela, screenwriter.
Caro, Niki, 1967- film director.
Chastain, Jessica, 1977- actor.
Heldenbergh, Johan, 1967- actor.
McElhatton, Michael, 1963- actor.
Brühl, Daniel, 1978- actor.
Gregson-Williams, Harry, composer.
Ackerman, Diane, 1948- Zookeepers wife.
Focus Features, presenter.
Scion Films, production company.
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Michael McElhatton, Daniel Bruhl.
Music by Harry Gregson-Williams ; editor, David Coulson ; cinematographer, Andri J. Parekh.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, disturbing images, violence, brief sexuality, nudity and smoking.
In English or Spanish, with Spanish or French subtitles; with English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); English audio description.
Title from container.
Based on the novel by Diane Ackerman.
Bonus features: deleted scenes; The making of "The Zookeeper's wife"; The Zabinski family.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 & 2.0.
1 videodisc (126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.