"It's something Michelle and I feel passionate about." Sunday, Nga Taonga Sound & Vision, 84 Taranaki St: December 11, 7pm, with Q&A.
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Rodin did have a son, born two years after Camille Claudel, with his longtime companion, Rose Beuret, whom he married shortly before they both died.
It seems certain that Camille had at least one pregnancy by Rodin and had an abortion.
He is known for his starring role as Gannicus in the Starz series Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, Spartacus: Vengeance and Spartacus: War of the Damned, and as Riley Ward on the series Mc Leod's Daughters.
Clare pitched the idea about a separated couple raising a baby in post-earthquake Christchurch to an apprehensive Keenan when she became pregnant in 2011. "I was a bit apprehensive shooting in Christchurch during all the aftershocks, but the story drew me in and I got to work with Dustin again." They contacted Melbourne-based New Zealand first-time director Michelle Joy Lloyd and her husband, the film's director of photography, who came on board as producers.
From there it was a race against time to write the script and start filming before the baby was born, Keenan said. Instead of a year working on the script, we had six weeks." The script was divided into scenes that were workshopped and written separately by Keenan, Clare and the director.
I didn't want to create a character that would be similar to Spartacus because I thought that would be boring.
Essentially I think I have the same moral core, which is the thing that they see in each other that attracts them to each other eventually.
His first steps into acting began in 2003 with a film short, before graduating to more ...
[On his character Gannicus: He's a bit of the anti-hero in a way I guess. A big part of the character is playing the differences between him and Spartacus.
Australian-born Clare has acted in The Eye of the Storm, Goddess, Love is Now and the television series Spartacus and Mc Leod's Daughters.
The couple's main priority is raising their 2-year-old son Darcy - the famous baby bump in Sunday.
Keenan said she hoped to develop her writing skills. It's important to have more female writers and directors.