The Cook, The Thief, His Wife & Her Lover

  • 1989
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Greenaway describes the impulses behind his work as "technical and aesthetic and cerebral and academic." His films have not been developed according to the demands of narrative ("Cinema is much too important to be left to the storytellers," says Greenaway), but by equally deterministic formulas of the director's own devising: formalism, structural symmetry, more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Sacha Vierny
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Michael Nyman
Production Designer (2 Credits)
Ben Van Os
Jan Roelfs
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Constance de Vos
Costumes (1 Credit)
Music Director (1 Credit)
Michael Nyman
Make Up (2 Credits)
Sara Meerman
Sjoerd Didden

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