• Release Date: May 28, 2010
  • Run Time: 2 hr 6 min
  • Rating: R - Some violence
  • Cast: Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella, Oscar Isaac
  • Director: Alejandro AmenĂ¡bar
  • Genre: Art House/Foreign, Drama

Synopsis: Set in Roman Egypt, 400 A.D., this compelling historical drama follows Hypatia (Rachel Weisz), a Greek woman and mathematician, astronomer and philosopher bravely struggling to save the wisdom of classical antiquity in the midst of religious war. Discussion following with designer Guy Hendrix Dyas and set decorator Larry Dias, moderated by production designer John Muto. Dyas recently earned an Oscar nomination for his work on INCEPTION; has been nominated for three consecutive Art Directors Guild Awards, winning this year for INCEPTION; and became the first British designer to win Spain's prestigious Goya Award for Best Production Design for his work on AGORA.