NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) - The director and producers of the film "Beasts of the Southern Wild" will screen the movie and answer questions in an April 17 session at Northwestern State University.
The screening is set for 6:30 p.m. in the Friedman Student Union Ballroom. It's free and open to the public.
Director Benh Zeitlin and producers Josh Penn and Dan Janvey will discuss the film after the screening.
Beasts of the Southern Wild" is set in a bayou country community cut off from the rest of the world by a sprawling levee.
The movie was nominated for four Academy Awards including best picture and best adapted screenplay. Zeitlin was nominated for best director and Wallis received a best actress nomination.
The screening is funded by a grant from the Louisiana Board of Regents.