The Melbourne Athenaeum Library

The zookeeper's wife.

Published by : Distributed by Roadshow Entertainment, (Australia :) Physical details: 1 DVD-video (121 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm. Year: 2017
Item type Home library Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item reserves
DVD Melbourne Athenaeum Library
DVD ZOO Available 066663
Total reserves: 0

Catalogued from container.

Roadshow : R-126057-9.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.

Based on the novel by Diane Ackerman.

"Based on the true story from the international best seller"--Cover.

Directed by Niki Caro ; produced by Jeff Abberley and 3 others.

Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Bruhl, Iddo Goldberg, Shira Haas, Michael McElhatton.

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.

Censorship classification: M.

PAL ; Region 4.

In English. English captions. English audio description.

Melbourne Athenaeum Library
Level 1, 188 Collins St, Melbourne 3000
Tel:(03) 9650 3100
Powered by Koha   Hosted by