Episodes 6 & 7 - DVD

The ancient world of the First Century comes alive in this epic animated series from an award-winning team, with major credits on films including Star Wars and The Miracle Maker.

Friends and Heroes follows the adventures of two friends – Macky and Portia – as they fight for justice, and even survival, against the might of the Roman Empire.

Episode 6 - Freedom Fighters - View Trailer
Macky and the gang plan to rescue some slaves forced to work in the Roman granaries. Through their experiences and retelling of the Bible stories - Moses and the Egyptian Slavemaster and Saul on the road to Damascus we learn the importance of taking a stand and choosing the right path.

Episode 7 - Lost in Alexandria
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Little Leah goes missing in the back streets of the city and is tricked into enslavement in a sweatshop run by Toadie. With help from Portia, Macky works to foil the scheme, and the retelling of the stories of Ruth and Naomi, and The Parable of the Good Samaritan help us to discover how important it is to accept others and be a true friend.

  • Running Time: 60 mins - 25 mins per episode plus extras
  • Includes: Episode 6 "Sweet Freedom"; Episode 7 "Lost in Alexandria"; Trailers; Macky''s Quizzes; Production Stills with "Looking for a Hero" - Instrumental Version