Caravaggio documentary remembers revolutionary painter
September 8, 2011. Caravaggio is one of the most beloved Italian artists. Famous for his baroque paintings such as David holding the head of Goliath and this one of Cupid triumphing over all human endeavors. From Oscar winning film maker Vittorio Storaro, the new documentary “Inside Caravaggio: A life of Masterpieces” gives viewers an inside glimpse at the life and paintings of this Italian giant.
For background, the film has in depth interviews with art historian Maurizio Calvesi and Professor Massimo Moretti from Rome's La Sapienza University.
“Inside Caravaggio” was screened at Cannes Film Festival and is now on it's way to Rome's Palazzo delle esposizioni.