Starring: Quvenzhané Wallis & Dwight Henry
Written by Lucy Alibar and Benh Zeitlin
Directed by Benh Zeitlin

In her Louisiana Delta community known as The Bathtub, six-year-old Hushpuppy faces her father’s ailing health, devastating environmental conditions, and the threatening approach of an army of prehistoric creatures called aurochs.

A stark, stunning realm
This is where the Wild things are
A young star is born

Grade: A

By Daniel J. Hoag
Beasts of the Southern Wild is now playing in select cities.