Lavishly shot in many of the actual locations where da Vinci lived, worked, and dreamed, this Italian masterpiece is a complete immersion into da Vinci's world. Based on eyewitness accounts and historical evidence, this definitive film movingly portrays Da Vinci's genius, including the creation of The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa. Includes a collectible 8-page booklet. 4 ½ hrs, 2 DVDs.
Special Extra Features:
• The Rise of Renaissance Italy — In the richest era of artistic and intellectual achievements ever known, an amazing confluence of brilliant minds shaped our world. Marvel at the Renaissance Men and the impact they had on art and thought for eternity.
• Leonardo's Masterpieces — Centuries after his death, da Vinci's paintings still touch, haunt, and intrigue us. The Mona Lisa, the Adoration of the Magi, The Last Supper and other masterworks remind us of his remarkable and timeless style.
• Da Vinci's Inventions — Trying to discover how technology worked, Leonardo sketched out the tank, parachute, scuba, and more.
• The Maestro vs. Michelangelo — Did the aging maestro finally meet his match in Michelangelo, and aggressive young upstart? This feature looks at the work and contrasting styles in this bitter rivalry of the brilliant.
• The Works of Two Great Masters: A Timeline — A walk through the lives of Leonardo and Michelangelo juxtaposes the works of two greats.
Includes a collectible 8-page booklet — The Most Brilliant Mind in History.
Run Time: 4 ½ hours
Format: Full Screen
Number of discs: 2
Foreign Language Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Audio Format: Dolby Digital