Movie News: The Zoo Keepers wife.
The Zookeeper’s Wife is a 2017 British-American war drama film directed by Niki Caro and written by Angela Workman, based on the non-fiction book of the same name by Diane Ackerman. The film stars Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Michael McElhatton and Daniel Brühl.
It had its world premiere on March 8, 2017, in Warsaw, Poland, the location of the plot, followed by screening at the Cinequest Film Festival on March 12, 2017, before being scheduled to be released on March 31, 2017, by Focus Features.
The Zookeeper’s Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Żabiński, who helped save hundreds of Jews during the German occupation of Poland.
Directed by: Niki Caro.
Produced by: Jeff Abberley.
Diane Miller Levin.
Written by: Angela Workman, Based on The Zookeeper’s Wife by Diane Ackerman.
Starring: Jessica Chastain.
Music by: Harry Gregson-Williams Cinematography: Andrij Parekh Edited: by David Coulson.
Release date: March 8, 2017 (Poland) March 31, 2017 (United States).
Running time: 126 minutes.
Country : United Kingdom, United States.