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  1. Mumbai Film Festival Winners Include Benh Zeitlin's 'Beasts of the Southern Wild'

    7:05 am PDT 10/26/2012
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    Mexican drama “Aquí Y Alla” (Here And There) and India's “Miss Lovely” are also among the films honored. READ MORE

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  2. 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' Trailer

    1:47 pm PDT 10/23/2012
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    The official trailer for BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD, the Grand Jury Prize winner at Sundance Film Festival, and winner of the Camer D'Or at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. READ MORE

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  3. As Usual, Gotham Awards Nominations Send Mixed Messages About Indie Contenders (Analysis)

    9:01 am PDT 10/18/2012
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    THR's awards analyst explains why it's a foolhardy exercise to try to decipher Academy Awards implications in this morning's announcement. READ MORE

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  4. 'The Master,' 'Moonrise Kingdom' Among Gotham Independent Film Award Nominees

    7:08 am PDT 10/18/2012
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    The nominations, announced Thursday in New York City, also include "Bernie" and "Beasts of the Southern Wild." READ MORE

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  5. 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' Wins Top Award at Reykjavik Film Festival

    1:15 pm PDT 10/06/2012
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    Benh Zeitlin's film was honored with the event's top award, the Golden Puffin, with the critics award going to Sean Baker's "Starlet." READ MORE

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  6. 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' Cast Deemed Ineligible for SAG Awards (Exclusive)

    12:46 pm PDT 10/01/2012
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    The team behind Sundance's Grand Jury Prize winner did not adhere to SAG-AFTRA's Low Budget Feature Agreement, costing them their eligibility. READ MORE

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  7. Hollywood Film Awards to Honor Judd Apatow and 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' Actress (Exclusive)

    6:00 am PDT 09/12/2012
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    The Oscar season's first awards show will reveal the remaining honorees in the coming weeks. READ MORE

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  8. Deauville 2012: 'Beasts of the Southern Wild's' Bhen Zeitlin on Festival Insanity, the Film's Overseas Reception and Directing Child Actors (Q&A)

    5:21 pm PDT 09/09/2012
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    The director, whose Louisiana-set debut feature has won awards at several fests, says when he gets home he wants to "watch football and drink a lot of beer." READ MORE

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  9. Deauville 2012: 'Beasts of the Southern Wild,' 'Una Noche' Win Top Prizes

    3:42 pm PDT 09/09/2012
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    Bhen Zeitlin's debut film won the France festival's Grand Prize, while Lucy Mulloy's day-in-the-life Cuban drama took home the Jury Prize. READ MORE

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  10. Midyear Awards Report: Fox Searchlight (Analysis)

    12:19 pm PDT 07/19/2012
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    It's still the summer but this indie specialist, famous for creating contenders out of fall festival pickups, is already grooming one in "Beasts of the Southern Wild." READ MORE

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  11. 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' Breakout Dwight Henry Expanding Bakery Business

    9:00 am PDT 07/18/2012
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    The actor is balancing movie offers and bakery expansion proposals due to the indie drama’s pop culture heat. READ MORE

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  12. In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'Magic Mike,' 'Ted,' 'People Like Us' and More

    9:00 pm PDT 06/28/2012
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    Wondering which film to go see this weekend? Check out what THR's critics say about the movies opening Friday. READ MORE

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  13. 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' Newcomers Discuss On-Set Surprises: 'You Wouldn’t Expect Fire to Explode That Much' (Video)

    6:03 pm PDT 06/26/2012
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    Fledgling actors Dwight Henry and Quvenzhane Wallis built a relationship as friends before playing father and daughter in Benh Zeitlin's award-winng directorial debut. READ MORE

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  14. Dwight Henry, Quvenzhané Wallis 'Beasts of the Southern Wild'

    4:24 pm PDT 06/26/2012
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    The two co-stars tell THR what it was like playing father and daughter in Benh Zeitlin's magical drama, set in Louisiana. READ MORE

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  15. LAFF 2012: 'All Is Well, 'Drought' Awarded Top Jury Prizes

    3:10 pm PDT 06/24/2012
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    Benh Zeitlin's "Beasts of the Southern Wild" continues its festival winning streak, capturing the audience award for best narrative film. READ MORE

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  16. 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' Director Reveals the Obstacles to Perfection: 'Water, Children and Animals' (Video)

    6:07 pm PDT 06/20/2012
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    Filmmaker Benh Zeitlin tells THR about creating his award-winning debut, which explores "how through a culture that’s joyous and celebratory and fierce, you can really defy death." READ MORE

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  17. Behind the Scenes: 'Beasts of the Southern Wild'

    12:21 pm PDT 06/20/2012
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    Writer-director Benh Zeitlin takes us behind the scenes of his debut feature film, 'Beasts of the Southern Wild.' READ MORE

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  18. Cannes 2012: FIPRESCI Prizes Go to 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' and 'In the Fog'

    10:47 am PDT 05/26/2012
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    "Hold Back" and "The Hunt" also pick up nods. READ MORE

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  19. Beasts of the Southern Wild: Sundance Film Review

    5:04 pm PST 01/21/2012
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    Filmmaker Benh Zeitlin makes his directorial debut with an exceptional indie feature that focuses on the struggles of the poorest people in the U.S. READ MORE

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  20. Oscars: Jennifer Lawrence and 12 of Hollywood's Youngest Academy Award Winners

    8:04 am PST 02/02/2011
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    At 22 years old, the "Silver Linings Playbook" star ties Marlee Matlin as the most junior to nab lead actress -- and joins the ranks of Tatum O'Neal (10), Angelina Jolie (24) and Hollywood's other young Oscar darlings. READ MORE

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