Jane Campion Essays
Unlikely Optimism in Jane Campion's film 'The Piano' 12th Grade
The Piano, Jane Campion’s evocative narrative of envy and intrigue, is visually stunning, set against the untamed beauty of the New Zealand forests and shoreline. The critically acclaimed film follows Ada McGrath, a 19th century mute Scotswoman...
The Appropriation of Perrault's "Bluebeard" in Carter's "The Bloody Chamber" and "The Piano" 11th Grade
The fairy tale of Bluebeard has fascinated writers, filmmakers, photographers, and artists throughout history and across national boundaries. Coming from the European oral tradition, the first, and most famous, written version is Charles Perrault’...