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THE ZOOKEEPER

by Ralph Ziman

synopsis

Jonah Ludovic is a custodian at a small municipal zoo. He writes in a journal, poetry which softens the cynical observations of a man living in self-imposed penance. Wherever he came from, whoever he was, Ludovic is now alone, silenced by a deed unknown.

international title: THE ZOOKEEPER
original title: CLOVEK V ZOO
country: Denmark, Czech Republic, United Kingdom, Netherlands
sales agent: New Horizons Film & TV
year: 2001
genre: fiction
directed by: Ralph Ziman
film run: 108'
release date: CZ 22/11/2001, DK 15/03/2002, PL 05/04/2002, NL 10/10/2002, ES 03/01/2003
screenplay: Ralph Ziman, Matthew Bishop
cast: Sam Neill, Gina McKee, Ulrich Thomsen, Om Puri, Marek Vasut
cinematography by: Piotr Kukla
film editing: Christopher Holmes, Ralph Ziman
art director: Martin Maly
music: Nikolaj Egelund
producer: Juliusz Kossakowski, Alden Michael
production: Apollo Films, Moviefan Scandinavia A/S, Pavel Novy Produkce, Maborosi
distributor: Bontonfilm, SF Film (DK)
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