It's 1968, London, Director Alphonse attempts to complete his greatest cinematic work yet, "The Death of Don Quixote". But with his aging star, Patrick, in the title role falling ill and the studio on his back to cut the ending, it's unclear what will die first, his vision, Patrick or Don Quixote.
Did You Know?
The most expensive scene to shoot, which involved Don Quixote committing suicide by walking straight into the sea (and which was shot with the Director as a body-double, walking into the freezing February Atlantic Ocean dressed in a full medieval armor) ended up being deleted from the final film. See more