Jane Campion on Power of the Dog Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch and More

Exclusive: Watch the director discuss collaborating with her committed cast, including Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst, Jesse Plemons, and Kodi Smit-McPhee. DP Ari Wegner and Jane Campion filming “The Power of the Dog” KIRSTY GRIFFIN/NETFLIX To see the performances of Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst, Jesse Plemons, and Kodi Smit-McPhee in Jane Campion’s bruising western “The Power … Read more

2022 Palm Springs Film Festival to Feature 129 Films, Appearances by Kristen Stewart and Jane Campion

EMBARGOED UNTIL 10AM TUESDAY The 2022 Palm Springs International Film Festival will open on Jan. 7 with a screening of the documentary “Dionne Warwick: Don’t Make Me Over” and close nine days later with Roger Michell’s “The Duke,” PSIFF organizers announced on Tuesday. In between, the festival will screen 129 films from 70 countries, including … Read more

Exclusive: Inside the 2021 SFFilm Awards Night, honoring Jane Campion, Oscar Isaac, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Reinaldo Marcus Green

Francis Ford Coppola (left) introduces Irving M. Levin Award for Film Direction honoree Jane Campion during the SFFilm Awards at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco on Monday, December 6. Photo: Scott Strazzante / The Chronicle In presenting an SFFilm award to New Zealand-born director Jane Campion, legendary Bay Area director Francis … Read more

Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons on The Power of the Dog and Jane Campion

[Editor’s Note: This article contains spoilers for The Power of the Dog.]One of the best films I’ve seen this year is writer-director Jane Campion’s The Power of the Dog. Loaded with fantastic performances (especially Benedict Cumberbatch), an amazing score by Jonny Greenwood, beautiful cinematography by Ari Wegner, and brilliantly helmed by Campion, I can’t recommend … Read more

With “The Power of the Dog”, Jane Campion signs a predictable western on the virile universe of a cowboy

Phil (Benedict Cumberbatch) dans « The Power of the Dog » (2021), de Jane Campion. KIRSTY GRIFFIN/NETFLIX The long-awaited latest Jane Campion film has arrived: The Power of the Dog (“The Power of the Dog”), Silver Lion at the Venice Film Festival, in July, is broadcast exclusively on Netflix, from Wednesday 1is December. New Zealand director and first woman … Read more


(Left to Right: Director: Jane Campion, Reinaldo Marcus Green, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Oscar Isaac) SFFILM Annual Fundraiser Will Award Campion for Film Direction, Distinctive Voice award to Green, Gyllenhaal Awarded for Storytelling and Award for Acting to Isaac Their work this year has raised the bar, and SFFILM is proud to award such exceptional artists and … Read more

Jane Campion, Benedict Cumberbatch and Kirsten Dunst on ‘The Power of the Dog’

LOS ANGELES — Dame Jane Campion made headlines again this year when she bagged the Silver Lion award for directing “The Power of the Dog,” which had its world premiere at the 78th Venice Film Festival. The talented 67-year-old New Zealander filmmaker, who wrote and directed the western drama based on the 1967 novel of … Read more