Agora (2009)

Alexandria, Egypt. 391 A.D. The World Changed Forever.

  • Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
  • Release Date: 2009-05-17
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 1360 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 7min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Himenóptero
  • Production Country: Bulgaria, Malta, Spain, United States of America
  • Director: Alejandro Amenábar
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A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.

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  • Rachel Weisz

    as Hypatia
  • Max Minghella

    as Davus
  • Oscar Isaac

    as Orestes
  • Ashraf Barhom

    as Ammonius
  • Michael Lonsdale

    as Theon
  • Rupert Evans

    as Synesius
  • Homayoun Ershadi

    as Aspasius
  • Sami Samir

    as Cyril
  • Richard Durden

    as Olympius
  • Omar Mostafa

    as Isidorus
  • Manuel Cauchi

    as Theophilus
  • Oshri Cohen

    as Medorus
  • Clint Dyer

    as Hierax-Parabolano
  • Yousef Sweid

    as Pierre
  • Amber Rose Revah

    as Sidonia
  • Charles Thake

    as Hesiquius
  • Harry Borg

    as Prefect Evragius
  • George Harris

    as Heladius Dignitary
  • Sylvester Morand

    as Dignitary
  • Jordan Kiziuk

    as Hypatia's Disciple
  • Christopher Dingli

    as Student
  • Joseph Camilleri

    as Parabolano
  • Charles Sammut

    as Philosopher
  • Alan Meadows

    as Rabbi
  • Paul Portelli

    as Troublemaker
  • Alan Paris

    as Bodyguard
  • John Montanaro

    as Bodyguard
  • Malcolm Ellul

    as Bodyguard
  • Ray Mangion

    as Crier via Canopica
  • Mary Rose Bonello

    as Old Jewish Woman
  • André Agius

    as Child
  • Frederick Testa

    as Christian
  • Pierre Stafrace

    as Deacon
  • Clare Agius

    as Frightened Hellenic Woman
  • Wesley Ellul

    as Guard
  • Nikovich Sammut

    as Roman Officer
  • Philip Mizzi

    as Surgeon
  • John Suda

    as Customer
  • Angele Galea

    as Charition
  • Malcolm Galea

    as Charition's Brother
  • Paul Celia

    as Indian King
  • Edward Caruana Galizia

    as Student (uncredited)
  • Guilherme de Franco

    as Roman Officer (uncredited)
  • Robert Ricards

    as Roman Officer
Writing Alejandro Amenábar Writer
Directing Alejandro Amenábar Director
Writing Mateo Gil Writer
Art Matthew Gray Art Direction
Directing Carmen Soriano Script Supervisor
Sound Richard Pryke Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Glenn Freemantle Supervising Sound Editor
Crew Jordi Casares Stunt Coordinator
Art Monica Sallustio Assistant Art Director
Sound Nicolas Becker Foley
Visual Effects Félix Bergés Visual Effects Supervisor
Crew Óscar Faura Second Unit Cinematographer
Sound Dario Marianelli Music
Production Jina Jay Casting
Art Stuart Kearns Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Lesley Smith Makeup Artist
Sound Ben Barker Sound Effects Editor
Visual Effects Eduardo Díaz Visual Effects Supervisor
Camera Steven Desbrow Helicopter Camera
Editing Nacho Ruiz Capillas Editor
Art Chris Kitisakkul Assistant Art Director
Art Michal Soun Assistant Art Director
Sound Mike Dowson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Ian Tapp Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Production Mark Sansone Location Manager
Camera Xavi Giménez Director of Photography
Art Rocio Sainz Herrero Art Department Coordinator
Sound Niv Adiri Sound Effects Editor
Costume & Make-Up Gabriella Pescucci Costume Design
Sound Tom Sayers Sound Designer
Camera Albert Carreras Camera Operator
Crew Christian Mallia Transportation Coordinator
Art Guy Hendrix Dyas Production Design
Art Malcolm Roberts Construction Coordinator
Editing Juanjo Carretero Digital Intermediate
Art Roberta Federico Assistant Art Director
Sound Lee Herrick ADR & Dubbing
Art Jason Knox-Johnston Art Direction
Crew Graeme Purdy Property Master
Sound Andy Kennedy Sound Effects Editor
Visual Effects Nike Alonso Visual Effects Producer
Camera Teresa Isasi Still Photographer
Production Fernando Bovaira Producer
Art Larry Dias Set Decoration
Art Laura Martínez Assistant Art Director
Lighting José Luis Rodríguez Gaffer
Camera Josu Inchaustegui Camera Operator
Sound Tony Lewis Music Editor
Crew Magoga Piñas CG Supervisor
Art Frank Walsh Supervising Art Director
Costume & Make-Up Montse Ribé Makeup Effects Designer
Sound Gillian Dodders Dialogue Editor