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Art on Screen - Hermitage: The Power of Art

Release date NZ: 27 / 02 / 2020
Release date AUS: N/A

DIRECTOR: Michele Mally

FEATURING: Toni Servillo (The Great Beauty‚Äôs protagonist, 3 times EFA Award winner, 4 times David di Donatello Award winner)

GENRE: Documentary

RUN TIME: 90 minutes


Join us on a visually stunning journey through the daily life of the magnificent Hermitage museum, and retrace two and a half centuries of legendary art and history.

Featuring the largest collection of paintings in the world, the Hermitage has been a meeting place for foreign artists, architects and intellectuals creating connections through art and culture, and is forever marked by the acquisitions of the enlightened Empress Catherine II, whose personality has continued to fascinate art historians and critics over the centuries.

The Great Beauty star Tony Servillo leads us on a sumptuous and immersive exploration of cultural bridges between the past and the present, featuring some of the world's best art in glorious high definition on the big screen.


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