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Beasts of the southern wild [videorecording] / Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; in association with Cinereach ; a Cinereach and Court 13 production ; in association with Journeyman Pictures ; produced by Dan Janvey & Josh Penn ; screenplay by Lucy Alibar & Benh Zeitlin ; directed by Benh Zeitlin.

  • Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2012.
  • Awards: Camera d'Or, Cannes Film Festival, 2012 Grand Jury Prize, US Dramatic, Sundance Film Festival, 2012

Available copies

  • 28 of 28 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Salem.

Current holds

1 current hold with 28 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Salem Adult DVD (Storage) DVD/FIC/ B (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult DVD DVD/FIC/ B (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: DVD release of the 2012 motion picture.
Bonus features include the making of Beasts of the Southern Wild and the theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Dan Romer, Benh Zeitlin ; editors, Crockett Doob, Affonso Gonçalves ; director of photography, Ben Richardson.
Participant or Performer Note: Quvenzhané Wallis, Dwight Henry, Levy Easterly, Lowell Landes, Pamela Harper.
Summary: Hushpuppy is a six-year-old living in an isolated bayou community. When her father Wink becomes ill, she sets off for the outside world in an attempt to help him. The journey to save her father is delayed by a 'busted' universe that reverses weather patterns and brings about long-extinct animals. Can Hushpuppy save the day?
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material including child imperilment, some disturbing images, language and brief sensuality.
System Details Note: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English) and 2.0 stereo surround (Spanish).
Language Note: In English or dubbed Spanish, with optional English SDH, French or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned in English.
Optional descriptive audio in English for the visually impaired.
Zeitlin, Benh, (screenwriter,, director,, composer (expression)). Alibar, Lucy (screenwriter). Janvey, Dan (producer). Penn, Josh (producer). Carroll, Chris, (producer.). Wallis, Quvenzhané (actor). Henry, Dwight (actor). Easterly, Levy (actor). Romer, Dan (composer (expression)). Cinereach (Firm) (Added Author). Court 13 (Firm) (Added Author). Fox Searchlight Pictures. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Journeyman Pictures (Firm) (Added Author).


Zeitlin, Benh. "Beasts of the southern wild." Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2012.

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