Don Quixote


60m 1997

Brief Synopsis

Documentary on Miguel de Cervantes' "Don Quixote." In Spain's LaMancha region, re-creates the knight's adventures as he tilts at windmills and persists in righting imaginary wrongs. Features prominent people who find in the bumbling knight a source of courage and determination. Includes images of Sp

Film Details

Also Known As
Great Books (06/28/97)
Release Date
1997

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

Documentary on Miguel de Cervantes' "Don Quixote." In Spain's LaMancha region, re-creates the knight's adventures as he tilts at windmills and persists in righting imaginary wrongs. Features prominent people who find in the bumbling knight a source of courage and determination. Includes images of Spanish life before and after the Inquisition, illustrations from various editions of the novel, rare footage of early stage productions, and clips from movies, as well as scenes from the musical "Man of LaMancha" and an interview with its perennial star, Robert Goulet.

Film Details

Also Known As
Great Books (06/28/97)
Release Date
1997

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

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