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Molise

Season 2 Episode 203 | 26m 18s

In the beautifully captivating region of Molise, Alessandra discovers a family’s bell-making tradition, 11th generation cheesemakers, artisans crafting in stainless steel and wood, and a musician’s unique use for bagpipes. Additionally, Alessandra visits unique archeological and cultural sites, and the Museum of Costumes, where she gives insight on the complex traditions of the region.

Aired: 05/02/21
Distributed nationally by American Public Television
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Renaissance-era craftsmanship; an architectural wonderland; and making Tuscan biscuits.
Stunning Matera; colorful Carnival; foundry art; embroidery; making wine; Nativity scenes
Architectural wonders; musical stones; a goldsmith, a sea silk embroiderer; and more.
Transforming wood into art; castle tours; cooking sheep dishes; tasting local gin.
Artisans make cameos, embroidery, and more; archeological underwater park.
Street art district; the Pyramid; Palazzo Colonna; medieval Viterbo; and ghost village.
Behind-the-scenes at the masquerade; making ceramic pipes; Murano glass; historical dances
Maiolic ceramics; Good Friday procession; fishing; artisans use copper, stone, and more.
Skilled artisans carry on family tradition making bread, cheese, glass lamps, and more.
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Transforming wood into art; castle tours; cooking sheep dishes; tasting local gin.
Stunning Matera; colorful Carnival; foundry art; embroidery; making wine; Nativity scenes
Architectural wonders; musical stones; a goldsmith, a sea silk embroiderer; and more.
Artisans make cameos, embroidery, and more; archeological underwater park.
Renaissance-era craftsmanship; an architectural wonderland; and making Tuscan biscuits.
Street art district; the Pyramid; Palazzo Colonna; medieval Viterbo; and ghost village.
Maiolic ceramics; Good Friday procession; fishing; artisans use copper, stone, and more.
Behind-the-scenes at the masquerade; making ceramic pipes; Murano glass; historical dances
The art of puppetry; palace tours; making Marsala wine; a historic parade; and more.
Skilled artisans carry on family tradition making bread, cheese, glass lamps, and more.