Prospero's Books Poster

Release Date: November 11th, 1991

R|2 hr 1 min

Plot Summary
Shakespeare's exiled duke (John Gielgud) tells his tale in calligraphy in this version of "The Tempest."

Cast: John Gielgud, Michael Clark, Michel Blanc, Erland Josephson, Isabelle Pasco, Tom Bell, Kenneth Cranham, Mark Rylance

Director: Peter Greenaway

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Miramax

Keywords: Escape, Engaging


Nominated Achievement in Special Visual Effects
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1992)