She is a dramatic old beauty

And what is the truth about Matera, what is its identity? She is a dramatic old beauty. If you combine that with her druggy past and chameleonic façade, she could well be an actress fallen on hard times but ready to make an outstanding comeback. It’s something that has to be seen to be believed.

Matera or the ‘New Jerusalem’ is a perfect set for Biblical epics
, The Newsweek 5/5/15

Foto fatta a Matera