Vintage and music videos recorded into the Royal Palace
Cecilia Bartoli: Sacrificium. L'art des castrats
In 100 minutes of music (11 world premiere recordings) Cecilia Bartoli uncovers the extraordinary world of the “castrati” and sings arias inspired hy the castrate superstars of Naples such as Farinelli and Caffarell, including some of the most virtuosic music ever written for the human voice.
The video has been fully recorded inside the Palace of Caserta
Come nave in mezzo all'onde
Sacrificium's Premiere at Caserta
The Istituto Luce is the oldest public institution in the world born to make to make educational informational movies. Born in 1924 during the italian fascism period, was also a powerful propaganda media for the dictatorship. Was made to educate the Italian illiterate population through images, and these movies were showed before each cinema movie. Since the end of the WW2 it still makes documentaries and movies, and its archive it's an amazing resource to discover the italian history of the XX century.