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The Piano

Film Title

The Piano

Director

Jane Campion

Starring

  • Holly Hunter as Ada McGrath
  • Harvey Keitel as George Baines
  • Sam Neill as Alisdair Stewart
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Movie Reviews

Why I will not be walking out of Paul Thomas Anderson’s “Inherent Vice” - The Aesthetics of Boredom

The reason is simple, I will not be walking in. I have been bored on many occasions and boredom has a particular aesthetic, a sort of endless falling but without the adrenalin rush of potential sudden death, and it’s an experience that I value as part of my extensive canon. 431 more words

Portraits of a Lady

One way or another, quite a lot of my time last year was spent with Henry James’ Portrait of a Lady – time well, if sometimes frustratingly spent. 1,016 more words

Books

...”Top of the lake” is a trip well worth taking.

New Zealand-born director Jane Campion, perhaps most known for the both Academy Award and Palme d´Or-winning “The Piano”, is the creative force behind this most unusual TV-series. 573 more words

Movies And TV-series

The bright (and shooting) star of the Romantic John Keats

Can a shooting star remain imprinted in the memory, even nearly 200 years after its fleeting, sudden passage? To answer this question we need the help of Jane Campion, New Zealand director and screenwriter who in 2009 shoot the hidden pearl on which we are going to talk: … 362 more words

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