Rene Magritte (1898-1967) was a Surrealist ahead of his time. Indeed, the world needed more than a quarter of a century to discover that his work has both philosophical and poetic content that corresponds to certain social and intellectual trends in the second half of the 20th century. This documentary is part of the "Artists of the 20th Century" series that examines the life and work of major artists of the century.
The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the 'Sarmatian hypothesis' which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and that the Roman-British military commander, Lucius Artorius Castus is the historical person behind the legend.
Viktor Navorski is a man without a country; his plane took off just as a coup d'etat exploded in his homeland, leaving it in shambles, and now he's stranded at Kennedy Airport, where he's holding a passport that nobody recognizes.
In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy.
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