Director: Alejandro Amenabar Year: 2010 Runtime: 126 min. Genre: Drama, Adventures, History Country: Spain Actors: Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella, Oscar Isaac, Ashraf Barham, Michael Lonsdale, Rupert Evans, Homayoun Ershad
By the end of the IV-th century BC. e. the great Roman Empire had decayed. But the city of Alexandria in Egypt More province retains much of its former splendor. Among other things, the city famous for its library, the largest on earth. The Library of Alexandria was not only a cultural symbol, but also a place where religious rituals were performed worship the pagan gods of their ancestors. Pagan cult existed here for centuries, but now he began to oppose Judaism and the new religion, which until recently was under the ban - Christianity. The most revered philosopher of the library and throughout the city, was Mrs. Hypatia, she came to listen and learn from her astronomy and geometry, not only youth, but also adults men involved in making crucial decisions for the city. She studied many wise works stored in the library, she mused, and shared a simple truth with his listeners. Carried away by science, Hypatia deliberately avoided the attention of men, deciding to devote his life to the family and not the children, and the knowledge and the search for scientific truth. With SarMovie.com you can download Agora free movie in HD.