A Season of Giants
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Written byVincenzo Labella
Julian Bond
Directed byJerry London
Theme music composerRiz Ortolani
Original languageEnglish
Production locationsLondon
CinematographyDaniele Nannuzzi
EditorJohn Martinelli
Picture formatColor
Audio formatMono
Original release
  • November 4, 1990 (1990-11-04)[1]

A Season of Giants (Italian: La primavera di Michelangelo, also known as Michelangelo: The Last Giant) is a 1990 American-Italian biographical drama television film directed by Jerry London. Based on the Vincenzo Labella's book Una stagione di giganti, it depicts real life events of Michelangelo, his youth, his approach with art, his friendship with Leonardo da Vinci and Raphael, and his involvement in great political and religious events.[1][2][3][4]



  1. ^ a b "Michelangelo la sua vita..." La Repubblica. November 4, 1990. Retrieved 11 July 2014.
  2. ^ Ken Tucker (March 15, 1991). "A Season of Giants (1991)". Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 11 July 2014.
  3. ^ Hal Erickson (2014). "A Season of Giants (1991)". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Archived from the original on 16 July 2014. Retrieved 11 July 2014.
  4. ^ VV.AA. Variety Television Reviews, 1991-1992. Taylor & Francis, 1994. ISBN 0824037960.