Susan Sarandon

Islamic Art:
Mirror of the Invisible World

 

Travel to nine countries and across 1,400 years of cultural history to explore the astonishing artistic and architectural riches of Islam. With the insights and commentary of leading art scholars from around the world, the film delves into the art of religious life in Islamic culture and into the secret world inside the palaces of the elite. From the extraordinary array of metalwork, textiles, paintings and architecture that illuminate the culture, filmmaker Rob Gardner sheds light on the shared histories of western and Islamic societies, revealing more continuity than division. Actress Susan Sarandon

 

Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World

 

 

 

Return to Downton Abbey

 

Savor fond memories from the past seasons of Downton Abbey on this program hosted by Academy Award-winning actress and devoted fan of the series Susan Sarandon. It includes a mix of behind-the-scenes footage, interviews with creators and cast members and clips of favorite moments. The special is structured around three themes: “The Changing World of Downton Abbey;” “The Women of Downton Abbey;” and “Love and Other Relationships at Downton Abbey.”