The Zookeeper's Wife

M, 124 mins, Drama, Biography

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 (Jessica Chastain) and her husband, Dr. Jan Żabiński (Johan Heldenbergh), have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his stewardship and her care. When their country is invaded by the Nazis, Jan and Antonina are stunned - and forced to report to the Reich's newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck (Daniel Brühl). To fight back on their own terms, Antonina and Jan covertly begin working with the Resistance - and put into action plans to save lives.

Director: Niki Caro
Main Cast: Michael Mcelhatton,Iddo Goldberg,Daniel Bruhl,Jessica Chastain,Johan Heldenberg
Consumer Advice: Mature themes and violence

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