Exhibitions and Collections

These films have been produced in support of a specific exhibition or collection at important institutions, galleries and museums in the UK. The artworks featured include sculpture, painting, artefacts and installations from around the world.

AZTECS

AZTECS introduces the last great civilisation of central Mexico, which flourished from the mid-14th century to its destruction by the invading Spanish in 1521.

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£14.99
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Constable at Tate

Produced in association with Tate and Artsworld. In the early nineteenth century John Constable revolutionised landscape painting and the way in which we see the natural world.

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£19.99
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Dulwich Picture Gallery

Dulwich Picture Gallery is England’s first purpose-built public art gallery. Designed by Sir John Soane, the influential building holds one of the world’s finest Old Master collections including great works by Poussin, Rubens, Canaletto and Reynolds.

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£15.99
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Elizabeth

The only child of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, Elizabeth was born on September 7 1533 in Greenwich Palace.

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£17.99
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Encounters: The Meeting of Asia and Europe 1500-1800

In the three centuries after the explorer Vasco de Gama first landed in India in 1492, meetings, trade and exchanges of all kinds flourished between the peoples of Europe and Asia.

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£17.99
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George Frederic Watts

At the time of his death in 1904, George Frederic Watts was the most celebrated artist in Britain.

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£17.99
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George Romney

George Romney (1734-1802) was a key figure in British art in the late eighteenth century. A contemporary of Sir Joshua Reynolds and Thomas Gainsborough, he was a fashionable, prolific and at times dazzling portrait painter.

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£12.99
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Gothic: Art for England 1400-1547

Art from late medieval England and the early years of the Renaissance is revealed in this film in all of its splendour and variety.

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£17.99
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Image and Idol: Medieval Sculpture

The extraordinary richness of sculpture from the twelfth to the sixteenth century is revealed in this unique film. Historian Phillip Lindley introduces a selection of surprising and startlingly beautiful artworks from churches and cathedrals in England and Wales.

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£12.99
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Islamic Art at the V&A

An Illuminations production in association with the V&A. London’s V&A has one of the world’s finest collections of Islamic art from the Middle East.

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£19.99
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