Brava Italia 2008 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 1, Episode 1 The Proud Tradition

First Aired: October 12, 2008

A series celebrating Italy begins with Francis Ford Coppola, who reflects on his family's roots in Basilicata and discusses preserving traditions; sculptor Luciano Zanoni, who explains how Italy's landscape serves as his muse; and fisherman Francesco Adragna, who recalls a surprising catch---an ancient statue. Also: traditional street festivals and religious processions in the small towns of Gubbio and Grado.