While Robin (Elisabeth Moss) sleeps in her bed, Mary (Alice Englert) leaves with Puss (David Dencik). Robin has a dream about holding tiny babies.
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While shopping for a gift, Robin (Elisabeth Moss) gets a call about the “China Girl” case.
Top of the Lake: China Girl star Alice Englert, daughter of creator Jane Campion, discusses the adolescent angst her character Mary faces in the series, the respectful relationship she had on set with David Dencik (Puss) and the inspiration she felt working with Elisabeth Moss (Robin Griffin) and Nicole Kidman (Julia).
While getting dressed, Robin Griffin (Elisabeth Moss) reads a handwritten letter and clutches it to her chest.
Top of the Lake: China Girl star Elisabeth Moss discusses the return to her Emmy-winning role as Detective Robin Griffin, why Jane Campion is like no other director and the surprising new female friendship Robin forms with her work partner Miranda Hilmarson (Gwendoline Christie).
Variety, Uproxx and RogerEbert.com Rave Over the “Mesmerizing” Elisabeth Moss in the “Undeniably Good” Top of the Lake: China Girl
Praise continues to roll in for Top of the Lake: China Girl. Critics are calling the limited series a “triumph,” and praising the performances of Elisabeth Moss, Gwendoline Christie and Nicole Kidman as a “wonderful trio.”
“Top of the Lake: China Girl” creator Jane Campion discusses what inspired her to continue Robin Griffin’s story, the “sharp focus” Elisabeth Moss contributes to her role and why she was eager to cast Nicole Kidman and Gwendoline Christie.
Top of the Lake: China Girl star David Dencik discusses the Dostoyevskian character that helped inspire his role as Puss, the “moody” and “disgusting” room in which his character lives and Puss’s relationship with Rob Griffin’s (Elisabeth Moss) biological daughter Mary (Alice Englert).
Top of the Lake: China Girl star Ewen Leslie introduces his character Pyke’s journey, discusses his audition with creator Jane Campion and divulges his love for her films.
Top of the Lake: China Girl star Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones, Star Wars: The Force Awakens) discusses how her letter to Jane Campion scored her a role in the show, how she and Jane built the “impulsive, strange” character of Miranda Hilmarson and what it was like working with the “sensational” Elisabeth Moss.
SundanceTV to Premiere Top of the Lake: China Girl as Three-Night Special Event Starting September 10
Following its critically-acclaimed world premiere at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, SundanceTV will debut the highly-anticipated limited series “Top of the Lake: China Girl” as a three-night special event starting Sun., Sep. 10 and continuing Mon., Sep. 11 and Tue., Sep. 12 at 9/8c each evening.
Critics at Cannes and Beyond Are Calling Top of the Lake: China Girl “Brilliant,” “Gripping” and “Gloriously Weird”
The 2017 Cannes Film Festival lineup included television for the first time ever, featuring a six-episode marathon debut of director Jane Campion’s Top of the Lake: China Girl. Critics are embracing it, calling the return of the limited series “gripping and very eccentric,” and “wacky, different and so damn interesting.”
SundanceTV is pleased to present the trailer for BBC Two and See-Saw Films’ Top of the Lake: China Girl, ahead of its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival later this month.