Odysseus

The sovereign Greek island of Ithaca, 8th century B.C. The Trojan War has been over for ten years, and the Greeks have come home victorious. Only one man is missing: the king of Ithaca, Odysseus, who is lost at sea. The island's economy is getting worse by the day as the region's many princes have invaded the kingdom, devouring its resources, and pressuring Queen Penelope to choose a new husband. To delay her suitors, she promises to choose once she's finished weaving King Laertes' burial shroud. But she undoes her work every night. Odysseus' son Telemachus doesn't dare lay claim to his father's throne. His only dream is to sail out to rescue Odysseus. Everything accelerates when a travelling musician awakens Penelope's buried feelings. Who will become King? The manipulator Leocrites? The true heir Telemachus? Or the seductive traveller Eukharistos? Or will Odysseus make...

Show Info

Airs on: France Arte (2013 - 2013)
Schedule: Thursdays at 20:50 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Language: French
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Adventure History
Episodes ordered: 12 episodes

Official site: www.arte.tv

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Episode 12

Episode 1x12; Jul 11, 2013

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x12: Episode 12Jul 11, 2013
1x11: Episode 11Jul 11, 2013
1x10: Episode 10Jul 4, 2013
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