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Naked Pilgrim, The: Road to Santiago

Synopsis
Art critic Brian Sewell undertakes a personal pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela in Spain for one of the world’s largest religious festivals, in pursuit of a greater understanding of the relationship between art and belief. On the way he visits churches and cathedrals in Paris, Chartres, Orleans, Poitiers, Pons, Lourdes, Roncevalles, Burmeo, Bilbao, Burgos, Fromista, Leon and finally Compostela.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2004
Year of production
2003
Notes
Broadcast on Five in six, weekly parts, beginning 1/7/03
Subjects
Architecture; Art; Religious studies
Keywords
cathedrals; Christianity; churches; pilgrimages; religious belief and practice; religious buildings; art - religious; Santiago de Compostela; religious art

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£19.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
180 minutes
Year
2004

Distributor

Name

Wag TV

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