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Simon Schama: The Power of Art

2006 Rated NR 6hr 40m

Renowned art historian Simon Schama explores the power and passion of art, examining eight of history's most influential works. Follow the progression of artistic vision through the ages, from 17th-century Europe to 1950s New York, with historical reenactments and Schama's trademark storytelling. The program features the in-depth stories behind works by Caravaggio, Bernini, Rembrandt, David, Turner, Van Gogh, Picasso and Rothko.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.78:1


English SDH

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; interview with Simon Schama; audio commentaries with Simon Schama, Clare Beavan, David Belton and Andy Serkis.