Friday, January 21, 2011

The Belly of an Architect


The Library has purchased a DVD of Peter Greenaway's 1987 film 'The Belly of an Architect'. American architect Stourley Kracklite, played by Brian Dennehy) arrives in Rome to supervise an exhibition dedicated to the architecture of Etienne-Louis Boullee, following which his life enters a downward spiral. The DVD (no. 1844 in the Library's collection) is available for loan.