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videoThe Spirit of Assisi

The enchanting town of Assisi is explored through testimonials by Pope John Paul II, Dante Alighieri, Hermann Hesse, J.W. Goethe, Francis of Assisi and others.

Also included are reflections by a Poor Clare on life in a cloistered convent; the Ecumenical Gathering of the world's religious leaders held in Assisi in 1986; the earthquake damaged city; the springtime festival Calendimaggio; and Francis' mystical Canticle of the Creatures, all poetically woven together in a video that captures the essence of Assisi, the city of peace.

Directed by Arturo Sbicca
Videography: Massimo Santopaolo
Original Music: Ezio Ranaldi
Duration: 28 min.
Languages: English, Italian

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Spirit of Assisi DVD

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Other Documentaries:

Francis and Clare of Assisi
St. Clare of Assisi/Poor Clares - a Hidden Presence
The Passion of Christ According to St. Francis/
The Testament of St. Francis

Assisi in Silence
Giotto - His Life and Art
Gubbio - Ancient Rituals Relived