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Ovid (43–17)

Born a year after the notorious murder of Julius Caesar, Ovid passed his childhood in relative peace despite the civil wars that wracked the Roman Empire. At last Augustus was crowned emperor and the Pax Romana began, and Ovid set out to study rhetoric in Rome. Despite a promising career in government and even a shot at becoming senator, he ... See full bio »

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 2015/I Medusa (based on the stories by) (pre-production)
 2014/I Métamorphoses (book)
 2011 Pâris (Short)
 2008 Creation (Video short) (credited, but not involved)
 2008 Into the Labyrinth (original idea)
 2005/II Hercules (TV Movie) (play "Les Métamorphoses")
 1999 Rome: Power & Glory (Video documentary) (writings)
 1999 Semele (TV Movie) (play "Metamorphoses")
 1998 Thésée (TV Movie) (play "Metamorphoses" - uncredited)
 1983 Art of Love (poem)
 1978 Metamorphoses (book "Metamorphoses")
 1967 Acteón (story "Acteon's Myth")

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