The Ornament of the World

The Ornament of the World (2019)

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Not Yet Rated 1 hr 56 minDec 17th, 2019Documentary, History

Filmed in Cordoba, Granada, Seville, and Toledo, this documentary retraces the 800-year period in medieval Spain when Muslims, Christians, and Jews forged a common cultural identity that frequently transcended their religious differences, revealing what made this rare and fruitful collaboration possible, and what ultimately tore it apart.

Michael Schwarz
Reuven Firestoneas Himself (Hebrew Union College)
David Levering Lewisas Himself (New York University)
Jerrilynn D. Doddsas Herself (Sarah Lawrence College)