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  1. Niki Caro Tapped for Live Action "Mulan"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... year old Keisha Castle-Hughes. Caro followed up Whale Rider with the very good Charlize Theron starring North Country and then was out of the spotlight until she inexplicably directed 2015's McFarland, USA starring Kevin Costner as a grizzled old ...

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  2. Yes! Disney Hired a Woman to Direct the Mulan Live-Action RemakeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Lucky

    ... in China, another great sign.) Caro's past work indicates that Mulan will be in good hands. Her 2005 film, North Country, earned two Oscar nominations, and Jessica Chastain, the star of Caro's latest movie, The Zookeeper's Wife, recently lauded the ...

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  3. Disney's Live-Action Mulan Has Found Its DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Cinema Blend News

    ... its production by finding Niki Caro as its director. Variety's sources have confirmed that the Whale Rider , North Country , The Vintner's Luck and MacFarland, USA filmmaker is currently in final talks with Disney to helm the live-action adaptation ...

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  4. Disney's 'Mulan' Gets Down to Business With 'Whale Rider' Director Niki CaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | /film

    ... The Hollywood Reporter broke news of the new Mulan director. Caro's other credits include The Whale Rider and North Country , and her next film, The Zookeeper's Wife starring Jessica Chastain, is due out next month. Interestingly, she had been one ...

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  5. Guillotine Theatre and Women in Film and Video Present the 10th Annual DC Swan DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... screening of THE ZOOKEEPER'S WIFE followed by a Q&A with the film's director, Niki Caro (WHALE RIDER, NORTH COUNTRY, McFARLAND, USA). 7:00 pm Thursday, March 23 Georgetown Neighborhood Library (3260 R St NW, WDC 20007) will host Poets on the Fringe, ...

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  6. Good times: "Wilson" opens to warm applause at SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... Theatre de la June's Lune to direct his own play, "Furthest from the Sun." He starred in 2005's legal drama "North Country," then sang and strummed as a musical cowboy in 2006's "A Prairie Home Companion." The "Wilson" cast also found a rich source ...

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  7. The trailer for Kiwi director Niki Caro's new film, The Zookeeper's Wife, is hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in 2002, which earned Keisha Castle-Hughes an Oscar nomination. She has since directed Charlize Theron in North Country and Kevin Costner in last year's McFarland, USA . She will next direct the first episodes of an Anne of Green Gables television ...

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  8. Jessica Chastain delivers impressive performance in preview of The Zookeeper's WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... human nature but about radical compassion and humanity.' Caro - who's also directed films such as Whale Rider, North Country and A Heavenly Vintage - said that the period piece also functions as 'an increasingly relevant story for our time. The ...

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  9. The Zookeeper's Wife Trailer Brings the True Story to LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | ComingSoon.net

    ... Wife movie is based on the diaries of Antonina A abiA ski and is directed by Niki Caro ( Whale Rider , North Country ). The Zookeeper's Wife dramatizes a real-life story of heroism. The time is 1939. The place is Poland, homeland of Antonina A abiA ...

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  10. Watch: Jessica Chastain Stars in First Trailer for 'The Zookeeper's Wife'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Firstshowing.net

    ... The Zookeeper's Wife is directed by Kiwi filmmaker Niki Caro , of the films Whale Rider , Memory & Desire , North Country , A Heavenly Vintage and McFarland, USA previously. The screenplay is written by Angela Workman ( War Bride, Snow Flower and ...

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  11. Sneek Peek at The Zookeeper's WifeRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Shockya.com

    Watch the latest trailer for the upcoming film 'The Zookeeper's Wife' from director Niki Caro ("North Country," "Whale Rider," "McFarland, USA") and starring Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Michael McElhatton, and Daniel BrA1 4hl. Story: The ...

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  12. The Zookeeper's Wife Movie Stills Reveal Star Jessica ChastainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | ComingSoon.net

    ... Wife movie is based on the diaries of Antonina A abiA ski and is directed by Niki Caro ( Whale Rider , North Country ). The Zookeeper's Wife dramatizes a real-life story of heroism. The time is 1939. The place is Poland, homeland of Antonina A abiA ...

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  13. Niki Caro to Direct DNA Scientist Rosalind Franklin Film for eOneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    who helmed Whale Rider and North Country - has signed a deal to develop and direct Exposure , eOne's film about the groundbreaking DNA scientist Rosalind Franklin, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Hayley Schore and Roshan Sethi penned the ...

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  14. Rebecca Thomas Joins "Captain Marvel" Director ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Dark Horizons News

    ... in the title role. Thomas' name joins a list revealed last week that also includes Niki Caro ("Whale Rider," "North Country"), Lesli Linka Glatter ("Homeland," "Ray Donovan") and Lorene Scafaria ("The Meddler," "Seeking a Friend for the End of the ...

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  15. Request: Oscar Nominated Performances of the Aughts, RankedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... either head scratchers or totally fine but probably nothing one should name "BEST" of a year Charlize Theron, North Country (2005) I think the rest are in their own unique ways, bad performances. Either the actor can't make sense of the character, ...

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  16. Race to direct 'Captain Marvel' heats up as 'Kung Fu...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | DNA India

    ... drama that looked at a young woman trying to break through a male-oriented culture. She followed that up with North Country , a rape drama that starred Charlize Theron. Glatter hails from the television world, a side of the entertainment industry ...

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  17. Whale Rider director Niki Caro on Captain Marvel shortlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... she worked with Oscar-winner Charlize Theron, Marvel regular Jeremy Renner and honorary Kiwi Sean Bean in North Country (2007). If Caro does get the job, she'll be the second Kiwi director to join the box-office dominating Marvel Family. Boy and ...

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  18. Captain Marvel Reportedly Looking At These Three DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Niki Caro is perhaps best known for her work on the sports drama McFarland, USA , as well as the 2005 drama North Country , while Lorene Scafaria cut her teeth on indie comedies like Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist and Seeking A Friend For the End ...

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  19. 'Captain Marvel' Director Shortlist Includes Niki Caro, Lesli Linka Glatter, and Lorene ScafariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | /film

    ... name popped up in an earlier report about the Captain Marvel contenders. Her credits include Whale Rider , North Country , and A Heavenly Vintage . She recently teamed with Marvel Studios parent Disney for McFarland, USA . She is coming off of the ...

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  20. "Captain Marvel" Director Shortlist RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Dark Horizons News

    Niki Caro ("Whale Rider," "North Country"), Lesli Linka Glatter ("Homeland," "Ray Donovan") and Lorene Scafaria ("The Meddler," "Seeking a Friend for the End of the World") are reportedly the three names on the shortlist for the highly-coveted job of ...

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