The Death of Socrates (2010)

| Biography, Drama, History
This is the story of the first martyr of free speech. Socrates is on trial for his life. He will be put to death. 2,500 years later we remember his words.


Natasa Prosenc Stearns (as Natasa Prosenc), Matias Basso | 20 more credits »


Plato (original story), Benjamin Jowett (translation) | 13 more credits »


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Directed by twenty-three international filmmakers and artists, this omnibus consists of twenty-three contemporary visions of the notorious Socrates' trial. Based on Plato's Apology, divided... See full summary »

Directors: Natasa Prosenc Stearns, Stev Elam
Stars: Ray Abruzzo, Xander Berkeley, Kevin Carter


Credited cast:
Ray Abruzzo ... Callias
Jayne Anderson Jayne Anderson ... Socrates' Wife
Kilin Aska Kilin Aska ... Yu
Massimo Ajmone Basso Massimo Ajmone Basso ... Socrates
Jonathan Beckhardt Jonathan Beckhardt ... Socrates
Xander Berkeley ... Socrates
Peter Bonev Peter Bonev ... Socrates
Danail Brezov Danail Brezov ... Follower
Neda Bric Neda Bric ... Meletus
Chadwick Brown ... The Counselor
Kevin Carter Kevin Carter ... Socrates
Harry Chaskin ... Voice of Socrates
Whitney Cline Whitney Cline ... Socrates
Tyler Cochran Tyler Cochran ... Son
Sophia E. Constantinou Sophia E. Constantinou ... Rock Star


This is the story of the first martyr of free speech. Socrates is on trial for his life. He will be put to death and he knows it. 2500 years later we remember his words. The Death of Socrates was filmed in 10 countries by 23 filmmakers in 7 languages. One character - Socrates, changes from one scene to another from man to woman, young to old, human to animal, but delivering a monologue, broken into 23 chapters. Truth is not found in one person, in one place. Written by Wallace Zane & Natasa Prosenc

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23 filmmakers, 10 countries, 7 languages, 0 budget, 1 martyr of free speech See more »





Filming Locations:

Bulgaria See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kanalya Pictures LLC See more »
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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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