Mute pianist, Ada arrives in 19th Century New Zealand, with her daughter and beloved piano, as the reluctant participant in an arranged marriage. Of all her belongings her husband abandons only the piano, selling it to his illiterate neighbour, Baines. Unable to bear its certain destruction, Ada strikes a bargain to earn back her piano despite the unusual conditions attached. A tour de force in filmmaking, The Piano received three Academy® Awards including Best Actress* and Best Supporting Actress*.

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4.7 out of 5

18 Ratings

18 Ratings

16+ COMMON SENSE

Charged tale of a woman's awakening for older teens and up.

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Studio
Jan Chapman Productions
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright
© 1992 Jan Chapman Productions and Ciby 2000. All Rights Reserved

Languages

Primary
English (New Zealand) (Stereo, Dolby)
Additional
English

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