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Jane Campion

2023 Luminary Award Honoree

Jane Campion

Being the first female director to receive the Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Festival in 1993 for The Piano alongside an Academy Award, Jane Campion has created, co-written, directed and produced several Short and Feature films. Her most recent film, The Power of the Dog, received 12 Academy Award nominations and premiered at Venice Film Festival in 2021 where Jane was awarded The Silver Lion for Best Director.

Other nominations include BAFTA Awards; Best Film and Best Director and Golden Globes; Best Motion Picture & Best Director Motion Picture. Jane was also the recipient of the Silver Medallion at Telluride Film Festival, the Louve d’honneur at Montreal Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, Prix Lumière at Lumière Film Festival, Lyon, Director’s Tribute at The Gotham Film & Media Institute and Lifetime Achievement Award at Stockholm Film Festival.

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Next Generation Indie Film Awards is proud to present Jane Campion with the Luminary Award.