Friday, March 6, 2009

Nightwatching - Cracking the Rembrandt Code

From Friday's Globe and Mail
March 5, 2009 at 2:52 PM EST

If it came from a more commercial filmmaker, Nightwatching could be marketed as a cross between Shakespeare in Love and The Da Vinci Code, combining a lusty, down-to-earth portrait of a great artist and a secret meaning behind a famous painting. But Peter Greenaway, the English director of such lush and strange films as The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover, and The Pillow Book, is nobody's idea of a commercial director. His fans will appreciate this eccentric exercise in hypothetical art history. More.....

Read the related Article by GUY DIXON of the Globe and Mail: Greenaway tackles Rembrandt – in characteristic fashion

Visit the official website: Nightwatching - a film by Peter Greenaway (link opens in separate window).

And here is the Movie Trailer on YouTube:

1 comment:

Leo P said...

I look forward to seeing this one.