• The Age of the Medici (1973)

The Age of the Medici Poster

Release Date: 1973

Not Yet Rated|4 hr 12 min

Plot Summary
This expansive production presents historical moments of the Italian Renaissance. Focusing largely on the arts-loving politician Cosimo de Medici (Marcello Di Falco), the docudrama depicts the vibrant culture of Florence, which benefited from his adoration of painting and architecture. Also featured is Leon Battista Alberti (Virgilio Gazzolo), who was a renowned architect, as well as a writer and philosopher, among other occupations, and served as the prototypical Renaissance man.

Cast: Marcello Di Falco, Virgilio Gazzolo, Tom Felleghy, Mario Erpichini, Adriano Amidei Migliano, John Stacy, Sergio Nicolai, Michel Bardinet

Director: Roberto Rosselini

Genres: Docudrama