February 2012 was a big month for me, my best friend was getting married, my brother turned 40 and I missed both because I was shooting Top of the Lake in Queenstown.
Jane Campion’s Top of the Lake has scored 8 Emmy nominations!
The series, which was filmed in and around Glenorchy and Queenstown last year and showed on UKTV locally due to its BBC backing, is up for outstanding mini-series or movie at American television’s most prestigious prize-giving.
Romeo and Juliet transposed to the beachside Verona Campground, not so very far from Auckland? The latest iteration of Shakespeare’s indestructible tragedy of teen love comes as a triumphant blast of 21st-century Kiwi trailer trash pop.
Like Florian Habicht’s Woodenhead before it, Romeo and Juliet A Lovesong began life as a soundtrack. Composers/producers Michael O’Neill and Peter van der Fluit set Shakespeare’s text to music, providing distinctive contemporary musical styles for each of the characters. Read More
Elisabeth Moss slicks back her blonde hair and wears a plunging pink dress as she picks up her award at The Critics’ Choice ceremony for Best Actress in a Movie or Mini-Series for her lead role in Jane Campion’s Top of the Lake (Sundance).
Heartfelt Congrats Lizzy!