ICRE CINEMA: Michelangelo: Amore e Morte (documentary)

Monday March 11, 2024 ICRE organizes a new session of Cinema and Sculpture. On this occasion, a documentary will be shown on the sculptor Michelangelo Buonarroti.

IMPORTANT: Because the room has a limited capacity, there is a need to have some control over the number of attendees. To do this, you will need to confirm your attendance at This activity is free for all members, as long as the confirmation is made in advance. If you do not, you will still be able to attend (although we cannot guarantee that there will be room for everyone) by paying 5 euros, the same amount as non-members who wish to attend.

Monday June 17, 2024 at: 7,30 p.m.


Carrer de Viladomat 239

08029 Barcelona

Michelangelo: amore e morte

Original title: Michelangelo: amore e morte.
Direction: David Bickerstaff, 2017

Duration: 91 min.

Audio: in Spanish

"Michelangelo: amore e morte" is a documentary directed by David Bickerstaff that explores the life, art, and legacy of the renowned Renaissance sculptor and painter Michelangelo Buonarroti. Through a detailed and visually stunning narrative, the documentary takes viewers on a journey from Michelangelo's humble beginnings in Florence to his years as one of the most celebrated artists of all time.

The documentary delves into Michelangelo's most iconic works, including the David, the Pietà, and the frescoes of the Sistine Chapel, examining not only the artistic techniques he employed but also the personal passions and torments that influenced his work. Additionally, "Michelangelo: Love and Death" contextualizes his work within the historical events and cultural currents of his time, providing a comprehensive view of his lasting impact on art and culture.

Through interviews with art experts, analysis of his works, and exclusive access to iconic locations, Bickerstaff presents an intimate portrait of Michelangelo, highlighting both his artistic genius and the challenges and tragedies he faced throughout his life.

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