Niki Caro

Place of birth:

Wellington, New Zealand:

Biography:

Niki Caro (born 1967) is an award winning film director, producer and screenwriter who was born in Wellington, New Zealand. Her most significant film to date is Whale Rider from 2002. It was critically praised and won a number of awards at international film festivals. She went on to direct Charlize Theron in an Oscar-nominated performance in North Country. Caro graduated BFA from the Elam School of Fine Arts at the University of Auckland in 1988, and MFA from Swinburne University of Technology. Caro's first movie was Memory and Desire, which was chosen for the New Zealand Prestigious Critics week in 1998. In 1999 the movie was voted best new film at the New Zealand Film Awards. She has been working for several years on a screen adaptation of Elizabeth Knox's novel The Vintner's Luck and will direct the film version in 2008. It was finished on the 12th of March 2009- After 6 years. Description above from the Wikipedia article Niki Caro, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia



Credits

Mulan (2018)
Director
The Zookeeper's Wife (2017)
Director
McFarland, USA (2015)
Director
42 One Dream Rush (2010)
Director
The Vintner's Luck (2009)
Producer
The Vintner's Luck (2009)
Director
North Country (2005)
Director
Whale Rider (2003)
Director
Whale Rider (2003)
Screenplay
Dark Stories: Tales from Beyond the Grave (2001)
Director
Memory & Desire (1998)
Director
Memory & Desire (1998)
Writer
Sure to Rise ()
Director
Callas ()
Director
Callas ()
Writer