Two Friends
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Jane Campion's directorial debut feature, the made-for-TV drama Two Friends, is the story of two 14-year-old girls drifting apart in working-class Australia. Told with an inverted narrative, the friendship is dissolved at the beginning and then moves toward its highest point. As the film opens, high school student Louise (Emma Coles) gets a letter from Kelly (Kris Bedenko), who writes about trying to live on her own after dropping out of school and moving away from home. Louise is disinterested in her former friend, preferring to practice the piano. In episodic segments titled by the… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Sincere without being cloying, moving without being manipulative. Though often relegated to minor status in Campion's filmography, this is a striking and powerful debut feature."
‑ Tim Brayton, Antagony & Ecstasy
"This early made-for-TV movie is a revelation."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
"Has something personal to say that is poignant."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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