The Belly of an architect by peter greenaway

An American architect arrives in Italy, supervising an exhibition for a French architect, Boullée, who is famous for his oval structures. Through the course of 9 months he becomes obsessed with his belly, suffers severe stomach pains, loses his wife, exhibition, his unborn child and finally his own life.

1987, 118 mins.

The belly of an architect Credits

Directed by Peter Greenaway

Writing Credits
Peter Greenaway 

Cast (in credits order)
Brian Dennehy - Stourley Kracklite
Chloe Webb - Louisa Kracklite
Lambert Wilson - Caspasian Speckler
Sergio Fantoni - Io Speckler
Stefania Casini - Flavia Speckler
Vanni Corbellini - Frederico
Alfredo Varelli - Julio
Geoffrey Copleston - Caspetti
Francesco Carnelutti - Pastarri
Marino Masé - Trettorio
Marne Maitland - Battistino
Claudio Spadaro - Mori
Rate Furlan - Violinist
Julian Jenkins - Old Doctor
Enrica Maria Scrivano - Mother
Ricardo Ussani - Little Boy
Stefano Gragnani - The Nose Man
Andrea Prodan - Dr.Artuso Amansa
Fabio Sartor - Policeman

Produced by
Conchita Airoldi - associate producer
Colin Callender - producer
Dino Di Dionisio - associate producer
Walter Donohue - producer

Music by
Wim Mertens

Cinematography by 
Sacha Vierny

Film Editing by 
John Wilson

Art Direction by
Luciana Vedovelli Levi (as Luciana Vedovelli)

Costume Design by 
Maurizio Millenotti

Makeup Department 
Luigi Rocchetti - assistant makeup artist / makeup artist

Production Management 
Patrizia Massa - unit manager

Art Department
Fabio Carussi - carpenter
Giorgio Desideri - set dresser

Sound Department 
Peter Glossop - production sound mixer
Peter Maxwell - sound re-recording mixer
Steve Hancock - sound camera operator (uncredited)

Special Effects by
Massimo Cristofanelli - special effects technician

Camera and Electrical Department 
Vincenzo Carpineta - assistant camera
Paolo Di Stefano - electrician
Giuseppe Meloni - best boy electrician

Casting Department
Rita Forzano - casting: Rome
Ellen Lewis - casting: New York
Simone Reynolds - casting: London

Editorial Department
Milfid Ellis - first assistant editor
Rupert Such - assistant editor
Chris Wyatt - assistant editor

Music Department
Glenn Branca - composer: additional music
Paul Daniel - conductor

Other crew
Stephen Masters - titles designer
Vincenzo Mosca - executive in charge of sales
Anna Orieti - production accountant
Roger Phillips - title designer