The Zookeeper's Wife
Trailer: The Zookeeper's Wife
- Year: 2017
- Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
- Country: Czech Republic | UK | USA
- Language: English | German | Hebrew
- Time: 127
- Director: Niki Caro
- Cast: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl, ...
Based on real events, the film tells the story of a woman named Antonina, she is zookeeper's wife. Their zoo is located in one of the districts of Warsaw. In 1939, Nazi troops launched a bombing of the city; they captured thousands of people, sent to the ghetto and used them as free labor. Antonina and her husband Jan challenged the Nazis and decided to help people in need, despite the danger. The zoo's cells and basements are empty, and Antonina decides to hide Polish Jews there. At first, they managed to keep everything a secret, but once, one of the officers began to guess about the underground activities of Antonina and Jan Zabinski...