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This television show takes viewers deep inside Vatican City. A National Geographic Video, it offers views and glimpses few would normally ever be able to see and/or experience. The film demystifies the seat of the Roman Catholic Church, showing that those living and working inside the Vatican are privy to some very special, as well as very mundane practices.

Inside the Vatican, the people that work very closely with the Pope provide an interesting viewpoint of the inner workings and history of the city. Inside the Vatican covers the religious and political background. The film also takes viewers through a guided tour of the private chapels and the secret archives.

The show also covers the post office, printing service, art restoration lab and Saint Peters tomb. The Swiss Guard and all of their traditions, including their 100+ pieces that make up their uniforms, are also covered in the film. Inside the Vatican introduces the Vatican photographer and all of his daily routines/tasks as well.

National Geographic
1 Season, 1 Episode
November 23, 2017
Documentary & Biography, Religion, History
Cast: Flavio Bucci, Charles Burns, Carlo Croccolo, Franco Diogene
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  • A behind-the-scenes look into the inner workings of the Vatican, one of the most famous, yet mysterious, places on Earth. National Geographic gains access into the private chapels and papal quarters, no stone is left unturned.

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