Illuminata is a 1998 romantic comedy film directed by John Turturro and written by Brandon Cole and Turturro, based on Cole's play Imperfect Love. The cinematographer was Harris Savides. The puppet sequences were done by Roman Paska. Music for the 'Tuccio Operatic Dream Sequence' was composed by Richard Termini.


The plot follows the backstage dramas of a turn-of-the-century New York theater company struggling to produce a new work.

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    contentLocation New York City
    director John Turturro
    editor Michael Berenbaum
    genre comedy
    keywords struggle
    musicBy William Bolcom
    publisher Artisan Entertainment
    theme romantic comedy