The Resource The zookeeper's wife, 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

The zookeeper's wife, 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

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 ; produced by Jeff Abberley, Jamie Patricof, Diane Miller Levin, Kim Zubick ; written by Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Caro
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Actor
Director of photography
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Film producer
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Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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 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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Cataloging source
TEFMT
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videorecording
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  • Zookeeper's wife (Motion picture)
  • Zookeeper's wife (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Music by Harry Gregson-Williams ; editor, David Coulson ; cinematographer, Andrij Parekh
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, disturbing images, violence, brief sexuality, nudity and smoking
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video
PerformerNote
Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Bruhl, Iddo Goldberg, Shira Haas, Michael McElhatton, Timothy Radford, Efrat Dor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1978-
  • 1967-
  • 1977-
  • 1967-
  • 1975-
  • 1995-
  • 1963-
  • 1955-
  • 1971-
  • 1948-
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  • Brühl, Daniel
  • Abberley, Jeff
  • Patricof, Jamie
  • Levin, Diane Miller
  • Zubick, Kim
  • Workman, Angela
  • Caro, Niki
  • Chastain, Jessica
  • Heldenbergh, Johan
  • Goldberg, Iddo
  • Haas, Shira
  • McElhatton, Michael
  • Gregson-Williams, Harry
  • Coulson, David
  • Parekh, Andrij
  • Ackerman, Diane
  • Scion Films
  • Focus Features
  • Electric City Entertainment (Firm)
  • Tollin Productions
  • Rowe Miller Productions
  • Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
126
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  • Żabiński, Jan
  • Żabińska, Antonina
  • Ackerman, Diane
  • Ackerman, Diane
  • Ackerman, Diane
  • Żabińska, Antonina
  • Żabiński, Jan
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Jews
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Zoo keepers
  • Warsaw (Poland)
  • Ethnic relations
  • Jews
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Zoo keepers
  • Poland
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
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 ; produced by Jeff Abberley, Jamie Patricof, Diane Miller Levin, Kim Zubick ; written by Angela Workman ; directed by Niki Caro
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Publication
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
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
Control code
ocn988109147
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192396540
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
62184497
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)988109147
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The zookeeper's wife, 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
Publication
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
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
Control code
ocn988109147
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192396540
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
62184497
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)988109147
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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