Directed by Jane Campion, and written by Jane Campion (screenplay), "Bright Star" is a film, released in the USA on September 18 of 2009 . Abbie Cornish is starring, alongside Thomas Sangster, Ben Whishaw, Paul Schneider, Samuel Barnett and Kerry Fox.
Written and directed by Academy Award winner Jane Campion, Bright Star is a riveting drama based on the three-year romance between 19th century poet John Keats and Fanny Brawne, which was cut short by Keats untimely death at age 25. Ben Whishaw (The International, Im Not There) and Abbie Cornish (Stop-Loss, Elizabeth: The Golden Age) star as Keats and Brawne, respectively. The film is co-produced by Jan Chapman and Caroline Hewitt.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is the director of "Bright Star"?
Jane Campion is a New Zealander director, screenwriter, and writer.
Jane Campion and Kerry Fox have also worked together on "An Angel at My Table", released in 1990 portraying Janet Frame.
What was the release date of "Bright Star"?
"Bright Star" was initially released on Friday, May 15, 2009, in France.Release date for the United States:
- Friday, September 18, 2009
- Friday, November 06, 2009
no reply yet - I can't wait to see Jane Campion's new movie Bright Star when it opens in theaters Sept. 18th. The visuals looks stunning, and the story sounds...