Knowledge Identifier: $The_Piano
Category: Movies & TV
Launched in 1974.
Countries: (23%), United States (15%), France (15%)
Linked to: Lions Gate Entertainment, Miramax, Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1993, Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1993
"'The Piano"' is a 1993 New Zealand romantic drama film about a mute pianist and her daughter, set during the mid-19th century in a rainy, muddy frontier backwater on the west coast of New Zealand
Anna Paquin - When "The Piano" was released in 1993 it was lauded by critics, won prizes at a number of film festivals, and eventually became a popular movie among a wide audience
In 1994, the film won 3 Academy awards; Best Leading Actress , Best Supporting Actress and Best Original Screenplay