An Angel At My Table - 1990Hibiscus Films - 160 min.
DVD UPC # 715515016124(Criterion); 5021866002309(UK); 4020628890445(DE); 4020628890452(Koch/German); 9344256018404(AU)
Blu-ray EAN # 4020628890445(Koch/German); 9344256018398(AU)
Cast: Kerry Fox, Alexia Keogh, Karen Fergusson, Iris Chum, K.J. Wilson, Melina Bernecker, Andrew Binns, Gynis Angel, Sarah Smuts-Kennedy, Martyn Sanderson, David Letch, William Brandt
Screenplay: Laura Jones; Production Design: Grant Major; Editor: Veronika Haussler; Director of Photography: Stuart Dryburgh; Composer: Don McGlashan; Producers: Bridgit Ikin, John Maynard; Director: Jane Campion
A biographical account of the life of Janet Frame (Kerry Fox/Alexia Keogh/Karen Fergusson), a sweet-natured but painfully shy and insecure red-headed woman who battles schizophrenia, but goes on to become an acclaimed novelist. Was the first New Zealand film to screen in competition at the Venice Film Festival. Many international festival awards. Filmed in Auckland, Helensville, Kariotahi and Cook Strait among various NZ locations.
Censor Rating: PG - Review rating: B+
Official MP4 Trailer