Pick of the Day: Beasts of the Southern Wild

Screening at the RPL Theatre tonight at 7 p.m., Beasts of the Southern Wild marks the directorial debut of Benh Zeitlin. It was shot in Louisiana using amateur actors, and is a semi-apocalyptic tale about a six-year old girl living in a Bayou shack who is facing the possible end of the world. Here’s the trailer:

Author: Gregory Beatty

Greg Beatty is a crime-fighting shapeshifter who hatched from a mutagenic egg many decades ago. He likes sunny days, puppies and antique shoes. His favourite colour is not visible to your inferior human eyes. He refuses to write a bio for this website and if that means Whitworth writes one for him, so be it.