Do the names Degas, Monet, Picasso, and Renoir make an impression on you? They do on all who are devoted fans of these artists, all masters of the impressionist tradition. This documentary offers students of art history a fascinating exploration of how these and other radical painters struggled to achieve recognition and acceptance in the art world while their revolutionary style long kept them from popular appreciation. 52 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English, French; art gallery.