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The zookeeper's wife

Caro, Niki, 1967- (film director.). Workman, Angela, (screenwriter.). Abberley, Jeff, (film producer.). Patricof, Jamie, (film producer.). Levin, Diane Miller, (film producer.). Zubick, Kim, (film producer.). Chastain, Jessica, 1977- (actor.). Brühl, Daniel, 1978- (actor.). Heldenbergh, Johan, 1967- (actor.). Goldberg, Iddo, 1975- (actor.). Haas, Shira, 1995- (actor.). McElhatton, Michael, 1963- (actor.). Gregson-Williams, Harry, (composer (expression)). Coulson, David, 1955- (editor of moving image work.). Parekh, Andrij, 1971- (director of photography.). Ackerman, Diane, 1948- Motion picture adaptation of (work): Zookeepers wife. (Added Author). Scion Films, (production company.). Focus Features, (presenter.). Electric City Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Tollin Productions, (production company.). Rowe Miller Productions, (production company.). Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Bruhl, Iddo Goldberg, Shira Haas, Michael McElhatton, Timothy Radford, Efrat Dor. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library PN 1997.2 .Z66 2017 30775305532542 Media Library-Circulating Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786316886064
  • ISBN: 6316886063
  • Physical Description: videodisc
    1 videodisc (126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: 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 Żabiński family.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; Closed-captioned in English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music by Harry Gregson-Williams ; editor, David Coulson ; cinematographer, Andrij Parekh.
Participant or Performer Note: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Bruhl, Iddo Goldberg, Shira Haas, Michael McElhatton, 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 Żabińska and her husband, Dr. Jan Żabiński, 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:
DVD ; NTSC, region 1.
Language Note:
English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; Closed-captioned in English 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.
Historical films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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