The Piano

Scroll down

Ada McGrath (Hunter) a mute Scotswoman and talented pianist arrives with her strongwilled young daughter Flora (Paquin) in a newly colonised Victoria –era New Zealand. She is to marry frontiersman Alistair Stewart (Sam Neill) but she takes a disliking to him after she sells her piano to his overseer George Baines (Keitel)  

Baines agrees to return the piano in exchange for piano lessons which become a series of erotically charged sexual encounters…


New digital restoration to celebrate the film’s 25th anniversary.



BBFC rating
15
Year
1993
Running time
120 mins
Country
Australia/France/New Zealand
Format
DCP
Director
Jane Campion
Cast
Holly Hunter, Anna Paquin, Harvey Keitel

Book tickets

July 25th

Close Newsletter sign-up