Updated: Wed, 01 May 2013 14:15:00 GMT | By Maureen O'Hare
The highest-grossing Palme D'Or winners

The Piano



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  • Year it won the Palme D'or: 1993
  • US domestic gross: $40,157,856
  • Worldwide domestic gross: N/A

Jane Campion's New-Zealand-based period drama about a mute pianist and her daughter starred Holly Hunter and Anna Paquin, now more famous for cavorting with vampires in True Blood. Michael Nyman's haunting score became a bestselling soundtrack album.

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