A surreal mood piece set in Louisiana, director Benh Zeitlin's feature debut centers on a six-year-old named Hushpuppy living in an itinerant backwoods community. Malick-lite poetic ruralism will leave many drooling; we envy their hyperbolic enthusiasm.
Beasts of the Southern Wild
|Venue name:||Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)||Contact:|
11 W 53rd St
|Cross street:||between Fifth and Sixth Aves|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu, Sat, Sun 10:30am–5:30pm; Fri 10:30am–8pm.|
|Transport:||Subway: B, D, F, M to 47–50th Sts–Rockefeller Ctr; E, M to Fifth Ave–53rd St|