Beasts of the Southern Wild
Category Archives: Awards

Andy Samberg and Jack Black Beast it!

Andy Samberg and Jack Black premiered their short film, BEAST IT, at this year’s Film Independent Spirit Awards. Don’t try this at home.

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Benh Zeitlin’s Beasts

Just over a year after  Beasts of the Southern Wild had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, First Lady Michelle Obama invited the cast and crew to the White House to screen and discuss the movie with a group of middle school and high school students. As the conversation drew to a close, Director…

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Beasts Poster By Rich Kelly

The Oscars and Gallery 1988: LA commissioned a small group of young international artists to create original screen prints inspired by this year’s nine Best Picture nominees. This Beasts of the Southern Wild poster was illustrated by artist Rich Kelly. “Rich Kelly is an illustrator hailing from Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. With an emphasis on his drawings and an expressive,…

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Quvenzhané Wallis in People Magazine!

  Quvenzhané Wallis was featured in People Magazine‘s Salute to the Oscar Nominees photo spread alongside actors Robert DeNiro, Amy Adams, Jessica Chastain, Sally Field, Anne Hathaway and more. What a cutie. That is all.

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Feast of the Southern Wild: Oscar Edition!

We’re going to the Oscars, y’all!! It’s been a crazy journey for our ragtag little Beasts family, one we truly consider you to be a part of. That’s why we’re asking you to take part in the celebration with us. Feast of the Southern Wild is back for Oscar night. Let’s take a moment to toast ourselves! The…

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These Juicy Beasts!

“I’m just telling a story… It’s about a little girl and her father. I just want people to engage. Because everybody has a dad, and everybody loses that dad, on some level.” -Lucy Alibar Lucy Alibar and Benh Zeitlin met as teenagers more than 15 years ago at a playwriting summer camp. At the time,…

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Once there was a Hushpuppy…

“We knew we were going to make this movie and put it on the shoulder’s of someone really tiny.” -Benh Zeitlin, Director of Beasts of the Southern Wild On Thursday, January 10th, Quvenzhané Wallis was nominated for Best Actress for the 85th Academy Awards, making her the youngest nominee for that category, and the third…

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Live Performance of ‘The Bathtub’ at LAFCA Awards

This past weekend, Beasts received two awards at the Los Angeles Film Critics Associations annual awards ceremony.  Our favorite baker, Dwight Henry, was recognized as Best Supporting Actor of the year, while Benh Zeitlin and Dan Romer received the Best Music/Score honor. To celebrate, LAFCA, invited Benh, Dan and the New Orleans based, Lost Bayou Ramblers, to…

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Beasts: Awards and Nominations

When Beasts of the Southern Wild premiered at the Sundance Film Festival back in January 2012, it was a little known indie, very much under the film industry’s radar. Just one year later, we have throngs of supporters across the globe, and are emerging as a true award season contender. Thank you for embracing Beasts of the…

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College Humor’s Honest Titles for 2013 Oscar Movies

File this under funny. We’re flattered by College Humor’s honest take on our movie poster. Check out the entire collection here.

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