"Beasts of the Southern Wild"
Fox Searchlight "Beasts of the Southern Wild"

In this exclusive featurette, the film's producers talk us through a behind-the-scenes look at Benh Zeitlin's "Beasts of the Southern Wild" in New Orleans. The film has been the year's indie sensation since it debuted at Sundance, where we interviewed the director. It has gone on to win many awards and placed on several of our Top Tens of 2012 lists. (More on how they filmed in New Orleans at the LAT.)

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