About the film
Release Date: Oct 16, 2020
Runtime: 90 minsTen years in the making, shot on the final night of the smash hit sell out exhibition, this immersive private tour of the LEONARDO DA VINCI’s Louvre masterpieces is a unique opportunity to contemplate the painter's most beautiful works up close. Never before have so many Leonardo da Vinci artworks been in the same place at the same time, and never has your access to their secrets and wonders been closer.
This major retrospective devoted to his entire career as a painter shows how Leonardo’s investigation of the world – the “science of painting” as he called it – was the instrument of an art whose supreme ambition was to give life to his works. The insights provided by the exhibition curators during this guided journey offer a brand new understanding of Leonardo’s unparalleled artistic practice.
“Louvre's Leonardo da Vinci is a blockbuster with brains” ★★★★★ – The Guardian
“An excellent, deeply considered exhibition, one at pains to make Leonardo’s life and art read clearly” – The New York Times
“At the Louvre’s ‘Léonard de Vinci’ exhibition, you’re in the presence of genius” – The Washington Post
“In this scintillating, blockbuster show, Leonardo skewers the heart” ★★★★ – The Telegraph
“The Louvre show is revelatory” ★★★★ – The Times
“A once in a lifetime event” – The Art Newspaper