Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)

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Drama. In the Mississippi Delta, six year old Hushpuppy lives with her father Wink in ‘the Bathtub’, a bayou community isolated from civilisation by a levee. When a hurricane submerges the Bathtub, Wink, who is suffering failing health and Hushpuppy set out on a raft looking to reunite with fellow villagers.

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