movie premiere http://wwno.org en Louisiana-Shot Sundance Winner Opens This Summer http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-shot-sundance-winner-opens-summer <p>A Louisiana-shot film that took top honors at this year&#39;s Sundance Film Festival is back in the state where it was made for a Hollywood-style red carpet premiere before opening in select theaters nationwide this summer.</p><p>The mythical &quot;Beasts of the Southern Wild&quot; follows a motherless young girl living in the marshlands of the southern Delta with her ailing father as a storm approaches. It won the grand jury prize in the U.S. dramatic competition at Sundance, and the Camera d&#39;Or at France&#39;s Cannes Film Festival for best first film by director Benh Zeitlin.</p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 23:58:08 +0000 The Associated Press 14656 at http://wwno.org