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Movie: Beasts of the Southern Wild

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Petty Auditorium

Set in a small southern Louisiana bayou community, called the Bathtub, Hushpuppy's world spins out of balance when her father falls ill and natural disaster is looming. In an effort to make things right, Hushpuppy searches for her long lost mother, and eventually learns to face her fear. Nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, and also Best Actress for nine-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis, for her role as Hushpuppy.
Released 2013 - 93 minutes - PG-13 for thematic material including child imperilment, some disturbing images, language and brief sensuality