Mondovino the Series: The Human Drama (And Comedy) of Wine-Making
Mondovino: Quo Vademus
Directed by Jonathan Nossiter • Documentary • 2004 • 54 minutes
If wine is unique as a mirror of human complexity, and the only product capable of improving over seventy to eighty years, then how is enduring youth achieved? California and Paris compete over the fountain of youth.
Up Next in Season 1
Mondovino: All Roads Lead to Rome
Directed by Jonathan Nossiter • Documentary • 2004 • 52 minutes
How would a grape respond under psychoanalysis? Jean-Louis Laplanche, world-renowned psychiatrist and Freud translator, is the owner of the Chateau de Pommard in Burgundy. Yet his peculiarity does not compare with that of the husban...
Mondovino: Crossing the Rubicon
Directed by Jonathan Nossiter • Documentary • 2004 • 53 minutes
The Antinori and Frescobaldi families have dominated the political and economic life of Tuscany for a thousand years. For the past thirty, they've concentrated all their resources in wine. The tensions and conflicts underlying the t...
Mondovino: Et tu Brute…
Directed by Jonathan Nossiter • Documentary • 2004 • 57 minutes
The Tuscan saga continues: betrayal, redemption, and globalization: Italian-style. The two families fight it out for the hand of America's Mondavi family. But who's the real winner and who's the real loser? And what does it mean for...