|Starring||AnnaSophia Robb, Dave Mathews, Eva Marie Saint, Jeff Daniels|
|Genre(s)||Comedy, Drama, Family|
|Honor(s)||Truly Moving Picture Award Winner, Youth F.I.L.M. Project|
A lonely young girl adopts an orphaned dog, Winn-Dixie (named after the supermarket where she found him), who helps her makes friends in a small Florida town. The bond established between the girl and her special companion brings together the townspeople and helps heal her own troubled relationship with her father.
Sample F.I.L.M. Curriculum Questions:
What happens as Opal reads the 1,037 page-long novel Gone With the Wind aloud. What happens to Gloria Dump? To Opal and Winn-Dixie?
How did Opal’s relationships with Amanda Wilkinson and the Dewberry brothers change from the beginning to the end of the story? What caused this change?