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The Impressionists


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New series 1/3. Claude Monet 's recollections of his friendship with fellow artists Manet, Degas and Cezanne begin this sumptuous dramatised history of the Impressionist movement. Their paintings are so familiar to our eyes, but they caused riots when they first appeared in Paris in the late 19th century.
Writer Sarah Woods ; Series producer Mary Downes
Director Tim Dunn www.bbc.co.uk/arts Lasting impressions: page 24; Whose chest is best?: page 59


Unknown: Claude Monet
Unknown: Sarah Woods
Producer: Mary Downes
Director: Tim Dunn
Young Monet: Richard Armitage
Old Claude Monet: Julian Glover
François Thiebault-Sisson: Michael Mueller
Pierre-Auguste Renoir: Charle Ccndou
Frédéric Bazille: James Lance
Edouard Manet: Andrew Havill
Edgar Degas: Aden Gillett
Camille Monet: Isobel Pravda
Paul Cézanne: Will Keen

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