Peter Greenaway

1942 - Today

Peter Greenaway

Peter Greenaway, (born 5 April 1942 in Newport, Wales) is a British film director, screenwriter, and artist. His films are noted for the distinct influence of Renaissance and Baroque painting, and Flemish painting in particular. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Greenaway has received more than 582,369 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 113th most popular film director.

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  • 580k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.01

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.56

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Peter Greenaway ranks 114 out of 1,305Before him are Wes Craven, Michael Cimino, Mel Brooks, Sidney Lumet, George Cukor, and Yılmaz Güney. After him are William Hanna, Erich von Stroheim, Stanley Donen, Jean-Pierre Melville, Jiří Menzel, and Max Reinhardt.

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Among people born in 1942, Peter Greenaway ranks 50Before him are Michael Crichton, Gilberto Gil, Manuel Castells, Alassane Ouattara, Giacomo Agostini, and Tony Buzan. After him are Thabo Mbeki, Carlos Reutemann, Leo Beenhakker, Věra Čáslavská, Caetano Veloso, and Jean-Claude Trichet.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Peter Greenaway ranks 590 out of 5,347Before him are Edgar Wallace (1875), Ramsay MacDonald (1866), Bruce Dickinson (1958), Wilkie Collins (1824), John Gurdon (1933), and Prince Andrew, Duke of York (1960). After him are H. Rider Haggard (1856), William Dampier (1651), Benjamin Graham (1894), John Harrison (1693), Oliver Heaviside (1850), and Philippa of Lancaster (1360).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United Kingdom

Among film directors born in United Kingdom, Peter Greenaway ranks 9Before him are Ken Loach (1936), Richard Attenborough (1923), Peter Brook (1925), David Lean (1908), Alan Parker (1944), and Tony Scott (1944). After him are Christopher Nolan (1970), Tony Richardson (1928), Stephen Frears (1941), Danny Boyle (1956), Frank Lloyd (1886), and David Hamilton (1933).

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