THE TEN STEPS

By Fernando J. MUÑEZ

FENIX IMAGINE - as PROD

Historical - Development 2013

There is a believe among the ancient Christians that affirms the Christ left a legacy greater than in just his words and his acts… the ancient one say among whispers, that before his death, he left something that will mark mankind’s destiny. Other people think this is only the devil’s deceive.

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Historical, Thriller, Drama
    • Countries
    • SPAIN
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 130 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Fernando J. MUÑEZ
    • Writer(s)
    • Fernando J. MUÑEZ
    • Producer(s)
    • Julio JORDAN (FENIX IMAGINE), Alvaro ZAPATA (FENIX IMAGINE)
    • Synopsis
    • Simon is a cardinal of Urban II. Simon must leave Roma because Abbot Raphael, his spiritual father, asks for his help in an important matter in the kingdom of Castile and Leon (Spain). When Simon arrives, he finds some changes in the old abbey where he lived his childhood. He will have to face a love to a woman from the past, a deep hate for a man that he can’t forgive and the evil from the souls of the men. After the murder of Abbot Raphael, he will be involved in a fascinating thriller inside the abbey, risking his live to discover the secret about a holy manuscript that Raphael gave him at his arrive. He will get involve in an amazing story that it will lead him to find the answer to one question…will your soul dare to face the ten steps?
      HISTORIC MOMENT:
      The action begins in November of 1097 D.C, when Urban II pronounces his speech in the council of Clermont encouraging to all the Kingdom of the Christendom to liberate Jerusalem, fall in infidels' hands. At this time, in Europe, it is liberating a crucial battle for the Catholic Church, that wish an only one capacity of giving ecclesiastical positions. Until that time, every Gentleman had capacity to name them inside his land. Emperor Enrique IV, of the Germanic empire, refuse to accept it, and after entering in Rome, he will call a new Pope: Clemente III. Whilst, the Iberian Peninsula is fighting against the Islam (Reconquest). Alfonso VI of Castile and León, causes with the taking of Toledo in 1085 D.C, the Almoravide invasion of Yusuf. With this event the conflict was increased even more between christians and muslims.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jun 01, 2013
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