” I think that films or indeed any art work should be made in a way that they are infinitely viewable, so that you could go back to it time and time again, not necessarily immediately but over a space of time, and see new things in it, or new ways of looking at it. “


” If you want to tell stories, be a writer, not a filmmaker. “


” In a world where we can all be our own filmmakers, the old elites are disappearing and there is no desire to look at somebody else’s dream anymore because you can go off and make your own. “


” I admit that death is not just about you, it’s also about the people who love you. “


” I don’t believe in the deplorable notion of realism in the cinema: you can over-reach it, and it becomes as false as convention. “


” Cinema ceases to be passive and becomes active: you, the audience, are now, in some senses, in charge of the filmmaking process. You have all got mobile phones, you have all got cam recorders, and you’ve all got laptops, so you’re all filmmakers. “


” If you knew when you were going to die, wouldn’t you make your life more worthwhile? “



All 7 Peter Greenaway Quotes about You in picture


I think that films or indeed any art work should be made in a way that they are infinitely viewable, so that you could go back to it time and time again, not necessarily immediately but over a space of time, and see new things in it, or new ways of looking at it.
If you want to tell stories, be a writer, not a filmmaker.


In a world where we can all be our own filmmakers, the old elites are disappearing and there is no desire to look at somebody else
I admit that death is not just about you, it
I don
Cinema ceases to be passive and becomes active: you, the audience, are now, in some senses, in charge of the filmmaking process. You have all got mobile phones, you have all got cam recorders, and you
If you knew when you were going to die, wouldn
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