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Campion, Jane

Overview
Works: 13 works in 94 publications in 2 languages and 909 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Internet videos  Educational films  Comedy films  Romance films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Director, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Jane Campion
In the cut by Jane Campion( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped: A couple find their world has been turned upside down when they're taken hostage and held in different cities while their young daughter, who has severe asthma, is kidnapped by the same band of ruthless criminals and held for a large ransom. It seems that the criminals have a foolproof plan. Unable to contact the police, the criminals demand a massive ransom, but if the payment is not arranged in 24 hours, the girl will be killed
Sweetie by Jane Campion( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Tolstoy asserted, every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way. This unhappy family has never confronted its unhappiness: Sweetie, so called since childhood, the apple of her father Bob's eye and the bane of her mother Flo's smothered existence. Her sister Kay is shy, superstitious, and sexually repressed where Sweetie is loud, slovenly, and quite possibly mentally ill. The family has managed to lead relatively normal lives by denying their bizarre family reality. Sweetie has terrorized her family for years, but an unexpected tragedy is about to loosen her spoiled brat grip on their psyches
Maria Aitken on acting in high comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a question and answer format; with examples from Coward, Wilde, Sheridan, and Congreve; Aitken shows how to add spark to comedy readings
The Films of Jane Campion( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three short films from New Zealand director Jane Campion display her mischievous sense of irony and unique style. In Peel, a Sunday drive in the country turns into an intrigue of awesome belligerence. Passionless moments is a humorous examination of the private moments of everyday living. A Girl's own story reveals girlhood in the sixties
Holy smoke by Anna Campion( Recording )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the gripping and erotic story of Ruth, a beautiful young woman, who travels to India in search of truth, happily falling under the spell of an Indian guru and his obscure cult. Desperate to rescue her, her family lures her back to Australia, where she is forced to undergo an intense deprogramming treatment by cult specialists P.J. Walters
David and Goliath by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of David & Goliath is told along with six other stories from the Old Testament, including the Elijah & the prophets of Baal
Joseph & the king of Egypt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Joseph, sold into slavery in Egypt, is told along with seven other stories from the Old Testament, including the Exodus from Egypt
When Jesus was young( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories of Christ's annunciation and birth are told along with nine other stories from the New Testament, including the Parables and the story of the good Samaritan
Daniel in the lions' den by Peter Paul Rubens( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Daniel in the lions' den is told along with seven other stories from the Old Testament, including how Queen Esther saves her people
The Piano by Jane Campion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ada, her nine year-old daughter and her piano arrive to an arranged marriage in nineteenth-century New Zealand. Because her husband refuses to transport her piano, Ada strikes a bargain with an illiterate neighbour, who forces her to earn back the piano. The arrangement draws all three into a complex emotional and sexual bond
2 friends( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teenage friends become estranged when the once conventional Kelly becomes a mohawk-wearing punker who experiments with drugs and casual sex
Chacun son cinéma ou Ce petit coup au coeur quand la lumière s'éteint et que le film commence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors, each depicting their impression of the cinema
 
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