CivilizationsRenaissancesPassport Episode 5 | 53m 36s Travel east and west to explore the connections and rivalries between Renaissance Italy and the Islamic empires that experienced their own cultural flowering in the 15th and 16th centuries. Both spheres were open to influences flowing both ways. Aired: 05/15/18 Expires: 03/31/26 Rating: TV-PG Closed CaptioningVideo has closed captioning.Buy Now:PBSBuy DVDs checkmarkAdd to WatchlistWatch PreviewProblems Playing Video?Report a ProblemClosed CaptioningShare:Share this video on FacebookFacebookShare this video on TwitterTwitterShare this video on Google PlusGoogleShare this video via EmailE-mailEmbedEmbed Code for this videoEmbed CodeCivilizationsRenaissancesSeason 1 Episode 5Width in pixels px Height in pixels px Copied to your clipboardLabelCopy to ClipboardClick to copy embed code for videoCloseCloseReport a ProblemBefore you submit an error, please consult our Troubleshooting Guide.Type of ErrorVideo doesn't loadVideo loads, but doesn't playVideo jumps back/forwardOnly audio is streamingSponsorship playback errorOtherPlease add more detailsCancelSubmit ReportYour report has been successfully submitted. Thank you for helping us improve PBS Video.CloseCloseClose Learn More Down Interactive | A Declaration of Liberty Columbia University scholar Simon Schama explores Rembrandt's "The Night Watch." Blog | Following the Cult of the Artist Nikos Fyodor Rutkowski on artistic narratives and what gets left out. Blog | The Outer Reaches of Inner Space Des Moines artist and professor Benjamin Gardner on using space in art.