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The Ornament of the World


See how Muslims, Jews, and Christians in medieval Spain forged a common cultural identity.

About the Show

Filmed in Cordoba, Granada, Seville, and Toledo, this film retraces the 800-year period in medieval Spain when Muslims, Christians, and Jews forged a common cultural identity that frequently transcended their religious differences, revealing what made this rare and fruitful collaboration possible, and what ultimately tore it apart.


Religion: Three Religions, One God

For Grades 9-12