The Black Italian Renaissance
March 10, 2023 at 9:30:00 AM
Seamlessly traveling through the stories of nobles, enslaved people, ambassadors, and knights, with faces that peek through the canvasses of some of the greatest art works of their time, and names that are scattered among ancient ledgers in magnificent archives, lost amongst thousands of documents, this documentary will uncover a new and unexpected perspective on how the Renaissance concept of “race” was different from the one we know today. Who were these people? What were their origins?