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The zookeeper's wife

Author: Daniel BrühlJeff AbberleyJamie PatricofDiane Miller LevinKim ZubickAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: 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
Drama
Spanish language materials
Film adaptations Drama
Named Person: Jan Żabiński; Antonina Żabińska; Diane Ackerman; Diane Ackerman; Diane Ackerman; Antonina Żabińska; Jan Żabiński
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Brühl; Jeff Abberley; Jamie Patricof; Diane Miller Levin; Kim Zubick; Angela Workman; Niki Caro; Jessica Chastain; Johan Heldenbergh; Iddo Goldberg; Shira Haas; Michael McElhatton; Harry Gregson-Williams; David Coulson; Andrij Parekh; Diane Ackerman; Scion Films,; Focus Features,; Electric City Entertainment (Firm),; Tollin Productions,; Rowe Miller Productions,; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 9786316886064 6316886063
Language Note: English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
OCLC Number: 988109147
Notes: 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.

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Credits: Music by Harry Gregson-Williams ; editor, David Coulson ; cinematographer, Andrij Parekh.
Cast: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Bruhl, Iddo Goldberg, Shira Haas, Michael McElhatton, Timothy Radford, Efrat Dor.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, disturbing images, violence, brief sexuality, nudity and smoking.
Description: 1 videodisc (126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1.
Other Titles: Zookeeper's wife (Motion picture)
Zookeeper's wife (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Focus Features presents a Scion Films production ; an Electric City Entertainment, Tollin Productions and Rowe Miller Productions production ; produced by Jeff Abberley, Jamie Patricof, Diane Miller Levin, Kim Zubick ; written by Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Caro.
Local System Bib Number:
System.Supplied@2017-08-02,09:14:55

Abstract:

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.
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