Gothic Cathedrals (1994)

Run Time - 50 min.  |  
  • AllMovie Rating
  • User Ratings (0)
  • Your Rating

Share on

Washington's National Cathedral and the Chartres in France are among the gothic masterpieces visited during this A&E program that focuses on each project's special engineering challenges. After seeing the Chartres' stately towers, arched ceilings, parallel buttresses, and colorful stained glass windows, viewers should be able to recognize similar designs among the other featured cathedrals. Segments also focus on the religious and secular figures who played key roles in building these cathedrals.