Shedding new light on the Dark Ages, art historian Waldemar Januszczak leads viewers on a fascinating journey through Britain, North Africa, Spain, and the city of Byzantium in search of evidence that the infamously terrible era may have had its share of "bright" aspects. By examining early Christian art, spectacular Islamic mosques, and other realms of unexpected beauty, this miniseries provides fresh insights into a mysterious time. 4 hrs. on two discs. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; biography.