1993 Cert 15 1hr 58min
7.30pm Croft Hall – Tickets £5
Dark Gothic Romance
This renowned film is about a mute piano player and her daughter, set during mid-19th century in a rainy, muddy frontier backwater town on the west coast of New Zealand. Itrevolves around the musician’s passion for playing the piano and her efforts to regain her beloved instrument after it is sold.
The Piano stars Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Sam Neill, and Anna Paquin in her first acting role.
Directed by Jane Campion Soundtrack by Michael Nyman Winner of Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival 1993, won three Academy Awards in 1994