DVD
English
Title
The selfish giant / written and dir. by Clio Barnard
Other title
Le géant egoïste
Director
Clio Barnard
Composer
Harry Escott
Based on the work of
Oscar Wilde
Actor
Sean Gilder Conner Chapman Shaun Thomas
Language
English
Publisher
Twin Pics, 2014
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2013
Playing time
113 min.
Note
Losjes gebaseerd op het gelijknamige sprookje van Oscar Wilde Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans
EAN
5414939690310
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About Clio Barnard

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Clio Barnard is a British director of documentary and feature films. She won widespread critical acclaim and multiple awards for her debut, The Arbor, an experimental documentary about Bradford playwright Andrea Dunbar. In 2013 she was hailed as a significant new voice in British cinema for her film The Selfish Giant, which premiered in the Director's Fortnight section of the Cannes film festival.

Early life and education

Barnard grew up in the town of Otley in Yorkshire. Her father was a university lecturer and her mother was an artist who later became a jazz singer. She graduated from Newcastle Polytechnic (now Northumbria University), with a First Class B.A. (Hons) with distinction in fine art and received a Post-Graduate Diploma in Electronic Imaging at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design. In 1988, Her post grad video work Dirt and Science feature…Read more on Wikipedia