Peter Greenaway

Peter Greenaway (© Fronteiras do Pensamento)

David Swatling profiles English artist and film-maker Peter Greenaway whose latest film “Prospero’s Books” has just been voted best Dutch film. At the same time, Greenaway put together an exhibition in Rotterdam called the “Physical Self” with lots of nude.

Greenaway talks about his feelings for Holland, the Golden Age of painting, as well as what film is all about for him. Also interviewed are his Dutch producer Kees Kasander and his art director Ben van Os (1944-2012).

Producer: David Swatling

Broadcast: 2000