Toni Servillo leads us on this journey through one of the world’s most loved museums in the magic of St. Petersburg.
This documentary tells the great stories that have passed down the corridors of the museum and through the streets of St. Petersburg: from its foundation with Peter I to the splendor of Catherine the Great down to the present day. Inside the Hermitage, the greatness of European art can be retraced, from Leonardo to Raphael, from Van Eyck to Rubens to Titian while the legend of St. Petersburg is also conveyed through poems, stories and novels that have portrayed its charm over the centuries.
Directed by Michele Mally" (Klimt & Schiele. Eros and Psyche)
With Toni Servillo (The Great Beauty’s protagonist, 3 times EFA Award winner, 4 times David di Donatello Award winner)
Original Soundtrack Dmitry Myachin
Produced by!3D Produzioni, Nexo Digital with the support of Intesa Sanpaolo Bank