Le Morte D'Arthur: The Legend of Arthur | 1993
Documentary on Sir Thomas Mallory's "Le Morte D'Arthur." This legendary tale of King Arthur and the Knights of the round table has provided political symbolism and inspired other great works of emulation and parody. Noted Arthurian scholar and author, Geoffrey Ashe, examines evidence which shows the possibility of a historical reality underlying the legend. The special is illustrated by a graphics-driven narration outlining the basic elements of Malarian saga.