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A Fresh Guide to Florence with Fab 5 Freddy

Hip-hop legend and art lover Fab 5 Freddy saddles up to explore 15th-century Italian renaissance art in 15th-century style – on horseback.

In this revelatory documentary, hip-hop legend and art lover Fab 5 Freddy (aka Fred Brathwaite) saddles up to explore 15th-century Italian renaissance art in 15th-century style – on horseback.

Amidst superstar artists such as Michelangelo, Giotto, Ghiberti and Carpaccio, Fab discovers groundbreaking images of a multi-racial and multi-ethnic society that have slipped through the cracks of art history.

59 minutes

Last on

Tue 21 Jan 2020 03:00

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:02

    Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five

    The Message

  • 00:46

    Mobb Deep

    Shook Ones Pt.II

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Fred Brathwaite
Executive Producer Janet Lee
Director David Shulman

Broadcasts

  • Sat 27 Jul 2019 21:00
  • Sat 3 Aug 2019 00:05
  • Mon 12 Aug 2019 00:25
  • Mon 20 Jan 2020 21:00
  • Tue 21 Jan 2020 03:00

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