Mini Review – Beasts of the Southern Wild

Beasts of the Southern Wild Mercifully Short Review by Jonathan Empson Six-year-old Hushpuppy lives in cheerful squalor in a close-knit, alcohol- and seafood-fuelled community called the Bathtub, in the Louisiana bayou. A levee and a whole different world view  separate these fringe-dwellers from ‘civilised’ society. Hushpuppy’s father Wink provides basic care but withholds his affection in the hope of toughening … Read More