Peter Strickland

Peter Strickland – Katalin Varga (2009)

Katalin Varga is a 2009 directorial debut of Peter Strickland, he used the money from a bequest from his uncle to fund the project. Filmed over several years in a Hungarian-speaking part of the Romanian region of Transylvania, Strickland completed the project for £28,000. Read More »

Peter Strickland – The Duke of Burgundy (2014)


Synopsis: A woman who studies butterflies and moths tests the limits of her relationship with her lover.

“This is voyeurism of a brilliant, deeply refined order. If the MPAA had a shot at rating Strickland’s fantasy, they would try to condemn it without being able to explain why.” – Colin Covert, Minneapolis Star Tribune

“Burgundy is a keen pastiche of 1970s Euro-sleaze and high art, and looks amazing on the big screen, calmly florid, precise yet bonkers, bristling with detail. It’s preposterous, delirious and delicious.” – Ray Pride, New City

“Stylistically, The Duke of Burgundy is an aesthete’s dream – meticulously refined, delicate as a fritillary’s wing.” – Jonathan Romney, Observer UK Read More »

Peter Strickland – Berberian Sound Studio (2012)


A sound engineer’s work for an Italian horror studio becomes a terrifying case of life imitating art. Read More »