Are we alone in the universe? This is the question at the heart of the work carried out by the SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) community, which has been trying to capture signals of extraterrestrial intelligence with huge radio telescopes since the 1960s. Since 1977, a golden gramophone record has been travelling through space. The Voyager record contains greetings in 55 languages and music from Mother Earth. 30 years later, some researchers even want to load human DNA on a rocket. But this plan is causing trouble. In a worst case scenario, we are inviting hostile invaders to take control over the earth.
There’s Something About Mary Magdelene brings together fresh insights and dramatically reassesses the Church’s sinner-turned-saint, based on compelling new research into ancient texts discovered in the last century. The 2,000-year-old story of this Christian icon features leading experts on both sides of the controversy, and is told through dramatic re-enactments set against stunning Mediterranean landscapes, as well as sumptuous Renaissance paintings and architecture.