The Last Days of Pompeii (Gli ultimi giorni di Ponpéi)

Eleuterio Rodolfi and Mario Caserini
1913. Italy. Silent
120 mins

Two thousand extras (the workers from the FIAT factory), thirty lions and the stadium in the Piazza d'Armi in Turin transformed into the amphitheatre of Pompeii bring to life the city that was engulfed by the ash from Vesuvius. .

With musical accompaniment by Jacques Cambra, piano



The Last Days of Pompeii (Gli ultimi giorni di Ponpéi)
- Les Derniers Jours de Pompéi© coll. Museo National del Cinema

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