Thanks to your vote, Beasts is now a finalist for the IFP Gotham Audience Award. Voting is now open for the second and final round. We hope you’ll follow the link and help us BEAST THE VOTE! http://www.beastsofthesouthernwild.com/news/beast-the-vote/
Beasts has been selected to travel with the Sundance Institute’s Film Forward program! Film Forward uses the power of cinema to inspire curiosity, foster dialogue, promote broader cultural understanding and enhance awareness of shared stories and values across generations, language, education and borders. http://www.sundance.org/press-center/release/sundance-institute-announces-year-three-of-film-forward-advancing-cultural/
Hi guys! Check out this preview of Benh Zeitlin, Quvenzhané Wallis and Dwight Henry speaking to Oprah about Beasts of the Southern Wild: Why Oprah Loves Beasts of the Southern Wild In an all-new episode, Oprah sits down with first-time feature film director Benh Zeitlin and breakout stars Dwight Henry and Quvenzhané Wallis from the [...]
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So, this isn’t something we normally do here, but we’ve recently had a tragedy in the Court 13 family, and in the spirit of taking care of each other, I wanted to tell everyone about the struggle of John Maringouin. He’s one of the wild, soulful, and truly important filmmakers alive right now. John Maringouin [...]
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7 weeks into its release, our first feature Beasts of the Southern Wild has now played at 400 theaters across the U.S, and has recieved a ton of love from people across the country. A lot of you have taken it upon themselves to spread the word to anyone who might listen to them, be [...]
O Dear Hallowed Court Friends, Today was one of the biggest days in the History of the Court. Today, our film “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” 4 years in the making, was finally available to be seen by the greater public, in a theater. This is a day we had hence only dreamed of. And it seems [...]