You must see this amazing movie trailer. The Zookeeper’s Wife is a 2017 war drama film, based on the non-fiction book of the same name by Diane Ackerman. This film is preset to be released on March 31, 2017, by Focus Features.
The true-life story of one wife and husband who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Żabińska (portrayed by two-time Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain) and her husband, Dr. Jan Żabiński (Johan Heldenbergh of “The Broken Circle Breakdown”), have the Warsaw Zoo predominant under his stewardship and her care. When their kingdom is invaded by the Nazis, Jan and Antonina are stopped – and forced to respond to the Reich’s newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck (Daniel Brühl of “Captain America: Civil War”). To battle back on their own terms, Antonina and Jan invisibly begin working with the Resistance – and put into action plans to protect lives out of what has become the Warsaw Ghetto, with Antonina placing herself and even her kids at great risk.
Let’s Introduce with Industry Leading partner:
- Director: Niki Caro
- Writer: Based on the nonfiction book by Diane Ackerman, Angela Workman (?War Bride?)
- Actors: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Michael McElhatton, Daniel Brühl
- Genre: Drama
- Run Time: 2 hours 6 minutes
- Release Date: March 31st, 2017