La España de Felipe II
imperio sin emperadorStreaming Video - 2006 | Spanish
Philip II ruled over Spain at its peak of world influence.and at the start of its long slide from prominence. This program depicts the life and times of this absolutist monarch through dramatizations, artwork, and maps. High-profile topics, including the Inquisition, the Armada, and the Battle of Lepanto, are presented while addressing controversies such as the imprisonment and death of the king's heir, Don Carlos. Cultural elements such as the Ommegang Pageant, the works of El Greco, and architectural landmarks are also highlighted.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2004
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (54 min.) :,sd., col., digital file
Alternative Title: Imperio sin emperador