Film Roads

Films of the Pilgrimage Roads to Santiago de Compostela

Original short films of the landscapes and medieval infrastructure of the pilgrimage roads through France and Spain. Mood pieces with specially composed music by Martin A Smith

The Necropolis of the Alyscans at Arles

The Necropolis of the Alyscans at Arles

The ancient Roman necropolis of the Alyscans had become by the middle ages a hallowed site and was described in the Pilgrim's Guide as the point where pilgrims travelling the Toulouse Road to Santiago de Compostela congregated before...

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The Toulouse Road at Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert

The Toulouse Road at Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert

The Toulouse Road divided after Saint-Gilles. One route continued along the old Roman road, the Via Domitia. A second route led into the rugged terrain of the Cévennes to the abbey of Gellone where pilgrims could venerate the relics of Saint...

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