Archive: RANHOJIČ - kino Metropol Olomouc
Adventure / Drama / History . Germany , 2013. In the original version with CZ subtitles, 150 min .
The surgeon takes place in the 11th century , all the ancient knowledge on medicine are forgotten in Europe , there reigns the dark ages. The only care is provided by itinerant healers . Young Rob Cole has a very special ability : it is able to sense when someone has to die. After the death of both parents Rob takes just one itinerant healers and during joint trips from Rob becomes his disciple . The desire for knowledge and a desire to learn about the human body and its treatment as many drives end Rob from a small English village through Constantinople to distant Persia . Trying to get on to medical school famous scholar Avicenna and must therefore conceal their Christianity. Again and again risking young Rob Cole almost everything to his thirst for knowledge quenched and become a true healer.
Directed by Philipp Stölzl
Draft : Noah Gordon (book )
Writer: Jan Berger
Photography: Hagen Bogdanski
Music: Ingo Frenzel
Starring: Tom Payne, Ben Kingsley , Stellan Skarsgård , Olivier Martinez , Emma Rigby , Elyas M'Barek , Fahri Yardie , Makram Khoury