The Resource The zookeeper's wife, Focus Features presents, a Scion Films production ; an Electric City Entertainment, Tollin Productions and Rowe Miller Productions production ; a film by Niki Caro ; produced by Jeff Abberley p.g.a, Jamie Patricof p.g.a., Diane Miller Levin p.g.a., Kim Zubick p.g.a. ; written by Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Caro

The zookeeper's wife, Focus Features presents, a Scion Films production ; an Electric City Entertainment, Tollin Productions and Rowe Miller Productions production ; a film by Niki Caro ; produced by Jeff Abberley p.g.a, Jamie Patricof p.g.a., Diane Miller Levin p.g.a., Kim Zubick p.g.a. ; written by Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Caro

Label
The zookeeper's wife
Title
The zookeeper's wife
Statement of responsibility
Focus Features presents, a Scion Films production ; an Electric City Entertainment, Tollin Productions and Rowe Miller Productions production ; a film by Niki Caro ; produced by Jeff Abberley p.g.a, Jamie Patricof p.g.a., Diane Miller Levin p.g.a., Kim Zubick p.g.a. ; written by Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Caro
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 Żabinski, 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
Member of
  • 2hA21J6tBS0
  • Gk3qs-waMd8
Cataloging source
GK5
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Zookeeper's wife (Motion picture)
  • Zookeeper's wife (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematographer, Andrij Parekh ; editor, David Coulson ; music by Harry Gregson-Williams
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, disturbing images, violence, brief sexuality, nudity and smoking
Language note
  • English (DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 or DVS 2.0) or Spanish (DTS Digital surround 5.1) dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles
  • English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video
PerformerNote
Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Michael McElhatton, Daniel Brühl
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1977-
  • 1967-
  • 1963-
  • 1978-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Caro, Niki
  • Workman, Angela
  • Chastain, Jessica
  • Heldenbergh, Johan
  • McElhatton, Michael
  • Brühl, Daniel
  • Ackerman, Diane
  • Scion Films
  • Electric City Entertainment (Firm)
  • Tollin Productions
  • Rowe Miller Productions
  • Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Żabiński, Jan
  • Żabińska, Antonina
  • Jews
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Zoo keepers
  • Warsaw (Poland)
Technique
live action
Label
The zookeeper's wife, Focus Features presents, a Scion Films production ; an Electric City Entertainment, Tollin Productions and Rowe Miller Productions production ; a film by Niki Caro ; produced by Jeff Abberley p.g.a, Jamie Patricof p.g.a., Diane Miller Levin p.g.a., Kim Zubick p.g.a. ; written by Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Caro
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Wide screen (2.40:1)
  • Bonus features: deleted scenes; The making of "The Zookeeper's wife"; The Żabinski family
  • Based on the novel by Diane Ackerman
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray only version.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 6 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2066881
  • 613386
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn992440016
System details
Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The zookeeper's wife, Focus Features presents, a Scion Films production ; an Electric City Entertainment, Tollin Productions and Rowe Miller Productions production ; a film by Niki Caro ; produced by Jeff Abberley p.g.a, Jamie Patricof p.g.a., Diane Miller Levin p.g.a., Kim Zubick p.g.a. ; written by Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Caro
Publication
Note
  • Wide screen (2.40:1)
  • Bonus features: deleted scenes; The making of "The Zookeeper's wife"; The Żabinski family
  • Based on the novel by Diane Ackerman
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray only version.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 6 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2066881
  • 613386
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn992440016
System details
Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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