Fiction Lover's Film Companion: 'The Piano'

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Fiction Lover's Film Companion: 'The Piano'

Monday, March 25, 2013, 6 p.m.

The Piano DVD coverA woman who doesn't speak, along with her young daughter and her prized piano, are sent to 1850s New Zealand for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, but she is soon pursued by a worker on his plantation.

Winner of three Academy Awards.

Starring Holly Hunter, Anna Paquin, Harvey Keitel and Sam O'Neill.

Directed by Jane Campion, and the basis of her novel.

1993, 116 mins. Rated R.

Showing in Room A-5, on the Lower Level.