Francesco's Venice


Series 1 - Episode 4 Death



Francesco da Mosto investigates the truth behind the sinking of Venice and discusses the likely long-term effect of a current exodus of inhabitants leaving to find jobs elsewhere. He explains how 19th-century British artists and writers, including Turner and Dickens, wove a romantic myth around the city, and describes his family's connection to one sexually promiscuous figure. Last in the series.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Francesco da Mosto
Executive Producer Basil Comely
Producer Sam Hobkinson