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Alexandria, Egypt. 391 A.D. The World Changed Forever
|Film Genre:||Drama Melodrama Historical Adventure|
|Budget:||$ 73 million|
|Country of Origin:||Spain|
|Year of Release:||2009|
|Screenwriter:||Alejandro Amenabar, Mateo Gil|
|Actors:||Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella, Oscar Isaac, Ashraf Barham, Michael Lonsdale, Rupert Evans, Sami Samir, Richard Durden, Omar Mostafa|
Alexandria (Egypt), the end of the IV century BC. e. And the end of the Roman Empire. Christianity is gaining popularity, and, based on the lower classes of society, becoming a political force. At this crucial time living philosopher Hypatia, teaching children of the aristocracy. She was destined to be born at the turn of the century, to live in the eternal search for truth and die under the rubble of a collapsed antiquity. With help of this site you can download Agora Free Full Movie in HD.
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Talk about it, "Athena on the mind, the majestic posture Hera, Aphrodite beauty". She was destined to be born at the turn of the century, to live in the eternal search for truth and die under the rubble of a collapsed antiquity. The end of the IV century BC. e., Alexandria. So many questions that in the age of sixteen young Hypatia is trying to find answers ... Most girls her age dream of getting married, and every night she understands the mysteries of the starry sky. Several years later, her name will be on everyone's lips. The first in the history of ancient science woman professor philosophical school of Alexandria, in a lecture which came from all over the world. Her eyes destroyed the torch of science, the Library of Alexandria, killed relatives and friends. She could have run away and escape, but preferred to fight for freedom, continuing to lecture to all comers. Her mind and independence captivated many, at the same time causing fear and hatred of those. Legends are not born, they become. Hypatia of Alexandria became a legend during his lifetime and after his death a myth. Oscar winner Alejandro Amenabar few years was in a sabbatical after the phenomenal success of Hispanic painting "The Sea Inside". For the first time the young talent started talking in 1997, when the screens released film "Open Your Eyes", on the grounds that smart Americans withdrew remake "Vanilla Sky" with Tom Cruise and Penelope Cruz in the lead roles. Arthouse melodrama gathered a good cashier and talented Spaniard interested Hollywood producers. In 2001, Amenabar directed his first English-language film "The Others" with Nicole Kidman. Mystical drama brought the Spaniard international recognition, as well as numerous nominations and awards. "Open your eyes", "Other" and "The Sea Inside" - a conceptual study on life, death, love and choice. And if the first film heroes teetered on the borders of multiple realities, where sleep was conditional metaphor of death, whereas in the other two films Amenabar directly addresses this issue. According to the director, "Other" - a film about the dead who want to be alive, and "The Sea Inside" - the living who want to die. " Hypatia of Alexandria written about not much, but it is known that Hypatia had an amazing ability to geometry and astronomy. It has enriched these science concepts such as hyperbole, parabola and ellipse. On top of that she had a talent for mechanics, it could do very clever devices for astronomical measurements. For sailors Hypatia invented the astrolabe, which was used on the ships until the XVII century. Her inventions used in the calculation of Copernicus sunrise and sunset bodies. Historical blockbuster - one of the most popular genres of the Hollywood "dream factory". Thirst for large-scale productions costumed American moviemakers have emerged in the early XX century, when the film "made his first steps." D. W. Griffith withdrew in 1911 epic drama "Intolerance" and paved the way for the Italian pavilions Chinichitta where entire cities constructed scenery. Today, almost a century later, computer geniuses easily recreate the on-screen era, which previously could only be heard on the history lesson. Sparta, the Roman Empire, Troy, Macedonia - in each of these ancient worlds would make a fascinating cinematic pilgrimage, where the conductor has consistently advocated a male hero. But modern art feminization touched even this purely patriarchal genre. And it is not Alexander the Great, Achilles or Spartacus come to the forefront, but the woman scientist. In "Agora" by Alejandro Amenabar once again trying to comprehend the mystery of human existence, giving the character thinking characteristic of human philosophy of existentialism. The theme of "choice" becomes the leitmotif of "Agora". Hypatia of Alexandria by a British Rachel Weisz, winner of awards "Oscar" and "Golden Globe" for her role in "The Constant Gardener," fighting for the right to think freely and express their opinions without regard to generally accepted dogmas. For the heart of young beauties fighting the most powerful man in the city - Orestes and the young slave Daus, torn between love and the secret of freedom, which he can gain by joining a mob. Each of them is worthy of love Hypatia and her heart only knows the answer, which of the two will win a hard victory in this fight feelings. Hypatia of Alexandria, like a bright star, flared and faded, but left its mark in the hearts of those who love its people, and in science, which she dedicated her life. Seek the truth - often a difficult task, and not everyone is ready to go this way, but in 370 BC. e. born an amazing woman, endowed with wit and courage, which is not afraid to look at the sky in search of answers to their questions. She was the real star of fading antiquity.