Jane Campion Shorts
The BFI Collection
Shorts | Animation
A GIRL'S OWN STORY
"Shot delicately in black-and-white, this is the story of three suburban teenage girls in 1960's Australia. It explores sexuality, incest, friendship and family against the backdrop of Beatlemania.
Australia | English | 1984 | 27 min | B&W
AN EXERCISE IN DISCIPLINE PEEL
Winner of the Short Film Palme D'Or at Cannes, this is a structurally playful and surreal look at what can only be described as a family road trip from hell.
Australia | English | 1982 | 9 min | Colour
"There are 1,000,000 moments in your neighborhood; each has a fragile presence which fades almost as it forms." This is a collection of ten everyday awkward and embarrassing moments, each with an uneasy familiarity. Funny and surreal, this won Best Experimental Film in the Australian Film Awards.
Australia | English | 1984 | 12 min | B&W