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Plato (427–347)

One of the greatest Greek philosophers (considered the greatest Greek writer of prose by some), Plato, was born into an aristocratic Athenian family. He met Socrates around 407 BC and became his disciple in philosophy. Socrates was executed in 399 BC. Plato and fellow disciples took refuge under Euclid in Megara. Following that for a period of 12 ... See full bio »

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in Athens, Greece

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(age 80) in Athens, Greece

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 2019 Sócrates (from the novel by) (pre-production)
 2011 Identites (Documentary) (from the story by)
 2010 The Death of Socrates (original story)
 2008 The Cave: An Adaptation of Plato's Allegory in Clay (Short) (original story)
 2006 Allegory of the Cave (Documentary short) (original story)
 2004 Sokratova odbrana i smrt (TV Movie)
 2003 Atlantis: Milo's Return (Video) (book "Atlantis Story" - uncredited)
 2001 Atlantis: The Lost Empire (book "Atlantis Story" - uncredited)
 1997 Wine (writings)
 1994 Biography (TV Series documentary) (quotations - 1 episode)
- Cleopatra: Destiny's Queen (1994) ... (quotations)
 1991 The War That Never Ends (TV Movie) (writings)
 1989 Le banquet (TV Movie) (philosophical dialogue - as Platon)
 1985 Die Nacht (text)
 1971 Sokratova odbrana i smrt (TV Movie) (writer)
 1967 Der Tod des Sokrates (TV Movie) (texts - as Platon)
 1965 Sunday Night (TV Series documentary) (original dialogue - 1 episode)
- The Drinking Party (1965) ... (original dialogue)
 1963 Sokratova odbrana i smrt (TV Movie) (writings)
 1948 Du sang, de la volupté et de la mort, part II: Lysis (Short) (work "Dialogue on the Nature Of Friendship")
 1948 Du sang, de la volupté et de la mort, part III: Charmides (Short) (dialogue "Charmides")
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There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till philosophers become kings in this world, or till those we now call kings and rulers really and truly become philosophers, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands. See more »

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