Peter Greenaway
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Peter GreenawayShare on Facebook

Born: April 5, 1942 (age 72)

Nationality: British

Occupation: Director, writer, painter

Bio: Peter Greenaway is a British film director. His films are noted for the distinct influence of Renaissance and Baroque painting, and Flemish painting in particular. The scenic composition and illumination and the contrasts of costume and nudity, nature and architecture, furniture and people, sexual pleasure and painful death are common traits in his films.

Quote of the day

It is not in the power of every one to taste humor, however he may wish it; it is the gift of God! and a true feeler always brings half the entertainment along with him.

Popular Authors