MoviEvent: The Zookeeper’s Wife

A husband (Johan Heldenbergh) and wife (Jessica Chastain) in Nazi-occupied Poland use their positions as caretakers at the Warsaw Zoo to shepherd Jews out of the country. Based on the non-fiction book of the same name by Diane Ackerman.


Starring Johan Heldenbergh, Jessica Chastain, and Daniel Bruhl.

Directed by Niki Caro (Whale Rider).

Showing at The Capital Cinema in downtown Aberdeen (415 South Main Street) nightly at 7p.m. Friday, April 21 – Thursday, May 11.

Run Time: 2 hours and 17 minutes

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Tickets: $9 or $7 for Capitol Cinema subscribers (available at the box office).

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Photo courtesy Capitol Cinema website.