Beasts of the Southern Wild

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PrintInternational Arthouse Series

Beasts of the Southern Wild

  1. Thursday, August 16, 2012 7:00 p.m.
  2. Friday, August 17, 2012 7:00 p.m.
  3. Saturday, August 18, 2012 7:00 p.m.
  4. Sunday, August 19, 2012 3:00 p.m.
Still image from the film Beasts of the Southern Wild
In a forgotten but defiant bayou community cut off from the rest of the world by a sprawling levee, a six-year-old girl exists on the brink of orphanhood. Buoyed by her childish optimism and extraordinary imagination, she believes that the natural world is in balance with the universe until a fierce storm changes her reality. Desperate to repair the structure of her world in order to save her ailing father and sinking home, this tiny hero must learn to survive unstoppable catastrophes of epic proportions.


Manohla Dargis of the New York Times wrote, "Among the best films to play at Sundance in two decades...".

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