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Pompeii, City Of Painting

Pompei, città della pittura

Italy, 1959
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

This critofilm analyses art in Pompeii between 59 and 79 A.D., the year of the eruption of Vesuvius. Various works are shown using long, uninterrupted sequences, dwelling on the similarities and differences of style among three artists in particular.

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Pompeii, City Of Painting Directed by Carlo Ludovico Ragghianti