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Campion, Jane

Overview
Works: 12 works in 17 publications in 2 languages and 645 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Comedy films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary television programs  Instructional television programs  Bible films 
Roles: Performer
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 326 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 84 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
David and Goliath by Thurl Bailey( 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
The Films of Jane Campion( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peel concerns a family outing in Australia which results in an intrigue of awesome belligerence. Passionless Moments is a series of ten short, whimsical films portraying the inner world of ordinary people. A Girl's Own Story concerns girlhood, Beatlemania, and growing up in the sixties
Joseph & the king of Egypt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 26 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 21 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 16 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
Holy smoke by Anna Campion( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 13 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
The Piano by Jane Campion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mute woman and her child travel to New Zealand in the 1800s for an arranged marriage to a farmer. After the marriage she meets another man, and the competition for her love begins. Just one of the men realizes that her affections can only be won through her beloved piano
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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Maria Aitken on acting in high comedy
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