They ignited a revolution with an explosion of color and movement. Their vibrant canvases confounded critics, defied conventions and sparked scandal. A century and a half later, they are among the most revered and influential artists of all time.
Venturing from the garrets and cafés of 19th Century Paris to the galleries where their priceless works are displayed today, The Impressionists tells the story of the first truly modern artistic movement, focusing on five of its most important practitioners: Renoir, Monet, Degas, Pissarro and Morisot. This 2 disc DVD is a groundbreaking look at the figures behind the other French Revolution.
Running time is approximately 200 minutes.