Wednesday, March 03, 2010

The Pillow Book

FR/GB/NL/LU 1996. D: Peter Greenaway, starring Vivian Wu, Ken Ogata, Ewan McGregor, 1:1,33, 126 min. A print with Finnish subtitles by Hannele Vahtera viewed at Cinema Orion (Cinema and Sexuality), Helsinki, 3 March 2010.

The spectacle of carnality and calligraphy in Japanese culture with multiple layers of imagery. Revisited the latter part of the movie in an ok print.

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