Film & Entertainment Inside Il Palio di Siena: Italy’s Oldest Horse Race Vogue.com shares a beautiful short film documenting this year's competition. Now the subject of a new documentary, Palio, Italy’s 800-year-old horse race is steeped in tradition and drama. Gaia Squarci filmed this year’s competition for Vogue.com. Watch the video here. Read more about Il Palio de Siena Share Written By Vogue.com September 11, 2015 Image Credit iStock Share your favorite recipe, and we may feature it on our website. Join the conversation, and share recipes, travel tips and stories.