What are the Beasts of the Southern Wild?

Review of Beasts of the Southern Wild, Directed by Benh ZeitlinBy KENDRICK KUOBeasts of the Southern Wild has taken top prizes at Sundance and Cannes and has now racked up nominations at the Oscars. The talk of the town is Quvenzhané Wallis. A six year old at the time of filming, and now eight, the young actress plays Hushpuppy, a girl who lives with her father, Wink, in a Louisiana bayou town. The town is dubbed The Bathtub and is a fictionalized, self-enclosed village, separated from the … [Read more...]