The Piano

Location:New Zealand
Subject:Dramatic feature
Length:121 minutes
Year Released:1993
Director:Jane Campion
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Description:Ada and her daughter, Flora, arrive in from Scotland, an arranged family for Stewart, a lonely Englishman working his land among the Maori in the New Zealand bush of the 19th century. Ada brings her piano, which is rescued from the beach by a neighbor, Baines. Ada, who has not spoken a word since she was six, must earn her piano back, by going to Baines’ house to give him piano lessons. “An extraordinary exploration of passion and betrayal.” Stars Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Sam Neill, and Anna Paquin, with Maori actors and actresses in supporting roles. The film won three Oscars.
Record No:3067
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