Because of Winn-Dixie (2005)

Because of Winn-Dixie
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG
Runtime 1hr 37mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Adventure, Family, Children
Keywords animal, dog, father/daughter, fatherhood, Florida, friendship, small town
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Dave Matthews Actor Otis 1 1000001
Jeff Daniels Actor Preacher 1 1000002
Eva Saint Actor Miss Franny Block 1 1000003
AnnaSophia Robb Actor India Opal Buloni 1 1000004
Elle Fanning Actor Sweetie Pie Thomas 1 1000005
Cicely Tyson Actor Gloria Dump 1 1000006
Courtney Jines Actor Amanda Wilkinson 1 1000007
Wayne Wang Director n/a 2 2000001
Joan Singleton Producer n/a 3 3000001
Trevor Albert Producer n/a 3 3000002
Ralph Singleton Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Becki Trujillo Co-Producer n/a 170 3000004
Joan Singleton Screenplay (Adaptation) 120778 4000002
Kate DiCamillo Source Material (from novel: "Because of Winn-Dixie") 120786 4000003
Kathleen Courtney Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Glen Trotiner Assistant Director First Assistant Director 163 5000002
Eddie Micallef Assistant Director Second Assistant Director 163 5000003
Jenna Stephens Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000004
Karl Lindenlaub Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Deirdre Slevin Editor n/a 172 7000001
Deva Anderson Music Supervisor n/a 120872 8000001
Rachel Portman Original Music n/a 120838 8000002
Donald Burt Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Marthe Pineau Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Molly Mikula Set Designer n/a 202 9000003
Monroe Kelly Art Department n/a 120843 9000004
Todd Thaler Casting Director L.A. Casting 157 10000001
Jonathan Strauss Casting Director N.Y. Casting 157 10000002
Aisha Coley Executive Casting Executive(Fox) 120806 11000001
Debbie Liebling Studio Executive n/a 120875 11000002
Hope Hanafin Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Steve Aaron Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Bob Cooper Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Troy Benjamin Assistant (to Trevor Albert) 120820 25000001
Riley Ellis Special Thanks n/a 120874 26000001
Stanley Brossette Publicity n/a 120789 29000001
Synopsis
A lonely young girl named Opal adopts an orphaned dog she names Winn-Dixie (for the supermarket where she found him). The bond between the girl and her special companion brings together the people in a small Florida town and heals her own troubled relationship with her father.