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Title An angel at my table / New Line Cinema Corporation ; Fine Line Features presents a Hibiscus Films production in association with the New Zealand Film Commission ; directed by Jane Campion ; screenplay by Laura Jones ; producer, Bridget Ikin
Published [New Zealand] : New Line Home Entertainment, 2005


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  791.4372 Fra/Aam  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD)(approximately158 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Series The criterion collection. 301
Criterion collection. 301
Summary Janet Frame grows up in a poor family with lots of brothers and sisters. Already at an early age she is different than the other kids. She gets an education as a teacher but since she is considered abnormal she is locked up in a mental institution for eight years. Success comes when she starts to write books
Notes Based on the autobiographies of Janet Frame
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
Includes a 40-page booklet featuring a new essay by film critic Amy Taubin and excerpts from Fran's autobiography, on which Campion based her film
Credits Directed by Jane Campion ; screenplay by Laura Jones ; producer, Bridget Ikin
Cast Kerry Fox
Notes DVD Region 1, NTSC
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
Subject Frame, Janet, 1924- -- Drama.
Women authors, New Zealand -- 20th century -- Biography -- Drama.
Authors, New Zealand -- 20th century -- Biography -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings.
Author Ikin, Bridget.
Jones, Laura, 1951-
Campion, Jane, 1954-
Fox, Kerry.
Frame, Janet.
Fine Line Features.
Hibiscus Films.
New Zealand Film Commission.