First screened in November 2002 / Most recently screened in February 2020
Director: Peter Greenaway. Cast: John Standing, Matthew Delamere, Polly Walker, Vivian Wu, Annie Shizuka Inoh, Toni Collette, Amanda Plummer, Kirina Mano, Barbara Sarafian, Natacha Amal, Mana Fujiwara, Elizabeth Berrington, Claire Johnston. Screenplay: Peter Greenaway. Twitter Capsule:
Nerviest thread about father-son erotics gets most sidelined by disorganized series of fetishes, provocations. Odd mess.
Then as now, feels like Greenaway's pivot into self-repetition and stalled narrative instincts, but this doesn't make it un-risky or uninteresting.