Peter Greenaway

Peter Greenaway

English director
There is visual illiteracy with text-oriented films like bloody 'Harry Potter' and 'Lord of the Rings.'...More Peter Greenaway quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I wanted to make a cinema of ideas, not plots, and to use the same aesthetics as painting, which has always paid great attention to formal devices of structure, composition and framing.More Peter Greenaway quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
That comes from most people having an American film model in their heads which is nothing but a total illusionary masturbatory massage.More Peter Greenaway quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Imagine a world where nothing is stable. In the West, we have three moving elements -- Air, Fire, Water -- but at least we can depend on the fourth.More Peter Greenaway quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I still would like you to feel the enthusiasm that all those people felt in the twenties and thirties, that indeed we had discovered, with cinema, the great 20th-century, all-embracing medium.More Peter Greenaway quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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