Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and Profane by Andrew Graham-Dixon

A Culture Show special on the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2011, presented by Clemency Burton-Hill. Features interviews with the six shortlisted authors and reports from the ceremony at the Royal Institute of British Architects where the judges revealed the winner of the 20,000 pound prize. Graham-Dixon charts the dark and dangerous life of Caravaggio, and the models, patrons and popes behind some of the most dramatic paintings of the Italian renaissance.

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ProducerEleanor Horne
Executive ProducerGreg Sanderson

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