Jane Campion

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No dramas: superhero movies and their opening weekend cash cows crowd out realistic films | Greg Jericho
Fewer artistic risks means fewer films that say something about your life, unless it involves flying people

Greg Jericho

22, Nov, 2021 @4:30 PM

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How a dream coach helped Benedict Cumberbatch and Jane Campion put the unconscious on screen
Kim Gillingham explains how her work on The Power of the Dog enabled the ‘lioness of an artist’ and her ‘translucent’ star to access their inmost drives

Sophie Monks Kaufman

22, Nov, 2021 @3:00 PM

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The Power of the Dog review – Jane Campion’s full-blooded, emotional western
Kirsten Dunst’s Rose is caught between her husband and Benedict Cumberbatch’s hard-bitten brother-in-law in this poetic return from the New Zealand director

Wendy Ide

20, Nov, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Kodi Smit-McPhee: ‘You can still be strong, no matter how you look and carry yourself’
Despite the presence of an unusually menacing Benedict Cumberbatch unnerving all on set, it’s this young Australian actor’s otherworldly stillness that lights up Jane Campion’s western psychodrama

Ryan Gilbey

18, Nov, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Jane Campion criticises superhero films: ‘I actually hate them’
Oscar-winning writer-director calls superhero adventures ‘so noisy and like ridiculous’ after being asked if she would consider one

Benjamin Lee

17, Nov, 2021 @6:16 PM

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The Power of the Dog review – Jane Campion’s superb gothic western is mysterious and menacing
Slow-burning psychodrama about two warring brothers on a ranch in 1920s Montana is one of the director’s best

Peter Bradshaw

17, Nov, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Benedict Cumberbatch gave himself nicotine poisoning three times on The Power of the Dog
The actor learned to roll cigarettes one-handed and didn’t wash as part of his method for playing a 1920s Montana rancher

Andrew Pulver

10, Nov, 2021 @11:22 AM

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Jane Campion: ‘Film-making set me free… it was as if I had found myself’
The trailblazing director on how #MeToo inspired her first feature in more than a decade, the revisionist western The Power of the Dog

Sean O’Hagan

07, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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From Milked to Night Raiders: Ten films to see at the New Zealand film festival
Films from 51 countries, including new offerings from Jane Campion and Paolo Sorrentino, are on the programme

Luke Buckmaster

05, Nov, 2021 @7:00 PM

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From Dune to The Power of the Dog: 10 films to see at the 2021 Sydney film festival
New films from Jane Campion, Eva Orner, Wes Anderson and more are all coming to this year’s partly-back-in-cinemas program

Luke Buckmaster

09, Oct, 2021 @7:00 PM

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London film festival 2021: Peter Bradshaw’s top 10 picks
Tilda Swinton in Memoria, Kenneth Branagh’s memorial to Belfast and Edgar Wright’s 60s horror: the Guardian’s chief film critic chooses his must-sees at this year’s festival

Peter Bradshaw

05, Oct, 2021 @2:29 PM

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Where does the Oscar race stand after this year’s big festivals?
With a more normal awards season on the way, it’s time to sift through what’s been loved and hated and look forward to what performances could make an impact

Benjamin Lee

27, Sep, 2021 @6:38 PM

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