Title
The piano / written and dir. by Jane Campion
Director
Jane Campion
Actor
Holly Hunter Harvey Keitel Sam Neill Anna Paquin
Language
English
Publisher
Universal, 2002
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1992
Playing time
ca. 110 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
3259190205895
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About Jane Campion

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Dame Elizabeth Jane Campion (born 30 April 1954) is a New Zealand screenwriter, producer, and director. She is the second of five women ever nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and the first and only female filmmaker to receive the Palme d'Or, which she received for the acclaimed film The Piano (1993), for which she also won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.

Early life

Campion was born in Wellington, New Zealand, the second daughter of Edith Campion (née Beverley Georgette Hannah), an actress, writer, and heiress; and Richard M. Campion, a teacher, and theatre and opera director. Her maternal great-grandfather was Robert Hannah, a well-known shoe manufacturer for whom Antrim House was built. Her father came from a family engaged in the Exclusive Brethren Christian evangelical movement. Along with Jane's sister Anna, a year and a half her senior, and brother, Mich…Read more on Wikipedia