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Jane Campion

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Birthday
30, 1954
Birthplace
New Zealand
Birth Sign
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Birthday
30, 1954 (age 65)
Birthplace
New Zealand

About

Female screenwriter and director who won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for the 1993 film The Piano, which she also directed and received the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival for.

Before Fame

She attended the Sydney College of the Arts and the Australian Film and Television School.

Trivia

She directed the film Peel, which was her first short film and in 2013 a miniseries, Top of the Lake, which she created, premiered on The Sundance Channel.

Family Life

She married Colin Englert in 1992.

Associated With

She directed the 2009 film Bright Star starring Ben Whishaw.