Let There Be Giotto & Discussion
of the Story of Federigo
Giotto: Before his time
Natural depictions of the human form before Giotto's time
cropped up during periods when central authority was either
compromised or in abeyance.
Despite the great length of time between the death of St. Francis and the birth
of Leopardi, some things remain the same. The role of the first born male child
is still to inherit his fathers wealth, titles, increase his familys social status, and
Part of this push towards secular thinking can be scene the final scene
of Leopardi. Here overlooking Mount Vesuvius, he recites his poem
Wilde Broom. The central message of this poem is a call to arms that
man should unite in a great struggle against nat
In this scene is Francesco, St. Francis is writing the Franciscan rule, the
code of laws that those who are in the Franciscan order must abide by.
One of those rules is that no one inside the order may own books. One
of the reasons this was done was becau
Qualcuno di voi ha visto un film italiano prima d'ora?
Il cinema italiano iniziato dopo che i fratelli Lumire hanno creato il Cinmatographe
nel 1895 (milleottocentonovantacinque).
Tra il 1911-1919 (millenovecentoundici-millenovecentodiciannove), inspirato