darvinDirection
Peter Greenaway
Production
Institut National de l’Audiovisuel (INA), France 2 (FR2), Les Éditions Audio-Visuelles

France, 1993, 52’ English

A revisionist biopic on Charles Darwin, illustrated via 18 tableaux covering details from Darwin’s birth, his defining voyage on the HMS Beagle, the publication of his seminal Theory of Evolution and his ultimate death and consequent burial at Westminster Abbey.