- Number of Discs: 5
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 7 hours, 37 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: April 7, 2009
- Originally Released: 2007
- Label: Dptv Media
- 5-Disc Set
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Box Set
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.78
Go inside the hallowed, cloistered walls of the Vatican with this insightful documentary series. Through 14 distinct specials, SECRETS OF THE VATICAN covers the construction of St. Peter's Basilica, the development of the "Popemobile," the preservation of papal antiques, and much more. The release includes a bonus interview with noted Vatican scholar Father Michael Collins.
Description by Koch Entertainment Distribution:
This 5 DVD set is the first ever complete documentary series on the Vatican. This set includes 4 DVDs which contain a 14 part series plus a 5th DVD entitled, “Discovering Secrets of the Vatican Highlights,” which premiers nationally on Public TV in March 2009. Each DVD features an in-depth look into the Vatican. Some of the aspects covered in this 14 part series are Saint Peter's, the basilica, the process of electing a new pope, the life of the pope and the Papal Palace, the history of the Vatican, and the Sistine Chapel.