Treasures of Heaven
Watch movie: Treasures of Heaven Released in (2011) produced by United Kingdom, UK, The movie categorized in Documentary, and content rating 1h with duration 59 min Streamed at Putlocker & directed by Paul Tilzey. Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the ancient Christian practice of preserving holy relics and the largely forgotten art form that went with it, the reliquary. Fragments of bone or fabric placed inside a bejewelled shrine, a sculpted golden head or even a life-sized silver hand were, and still are, objects of religious devotion believed to have the power to work miracles. The documentary features interviews with art historian Sister Wendy Beckett and Neil MacGregor, director of the British Museum.