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Jane Campion


Jane Campion was born in Wellington, New Zealand, and now lives in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Having graduated with a BA in Anthropology from Victoria University of Wellington in 1975, and a BA, with a painting major, at Sydney College of the Arts in 1979, she began filmmaking in the early 1980s, attending the Australian School of Film ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 51 wins & 48 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Piano
The Piano Writer
(1993)
Bright Star
Bright Star Writer
(2009)
Sweetie
Sweetie Writer
(1989)
In the Cut
In the Cut Writer
(2003)

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  Top of the Lake (TV Series) (created by - 13 episodes, 2013 - 2017) (written by - 13 episodes, 2013 - 2017)
- Who's Your Daddy? (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Birthday (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Loved One (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Surrogate (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Battle of the Mothers (2017) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2009 Bright Star (screenplay) / (written by)
 2008 8 (segment "The Water Diary")
 2006 The Water Diary (Short) (writer)
 2003 In the Cut (screenplay)
 1999 Holy Smoke (written by)
 1993 The Piano (written by)
 1989 Sweetie (original story idea) / (screenplay)
 1986 A Girl's Own Story (Short) (written by)
 1984 After Hours (Short)
 1983 Passionless Moments (Short) (writer)
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But short films are not inferior, just different. I think the short gives a freedom to film-makers. What's appealing is that you don't have as much responsibility for storytelling and plot. They can be more like a portrait, or a poem. The great thing is that almost everyone ends up doing something creative with them, even those directors who then go on to make quite boring features. See more »

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Became the second female to be nominated for an Oscar in the Best Director category for her film The Piano (1993). The first being Lina Wertmüller for her film Seven Beauties (1975) (aka Seven Beauties). See more »

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