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 10 - Horseplay - View Trailer Leah is out on Macky's horse without permission and easily out-rides a spoilt Roman boy, who then challenges her to a horse race so he can salvage his damaged pride. The stories of Joseph and his brothers and Philip and Simon the Sorcerer help explain to Leah and the others how important it is to show forgiveness and have true values.
Episode 11 - Exodus - View Trailer As Macky's family and guests celebrate Passover, Portia brings her Roman tutor with her to dinner but Leah recognizes Lydia from a previous encounter. As a result Lydia gets Toadie to intimidate the whole family but after retelling the stories of Moses and the Exodus and The Last Supper the family are inspired to overcome their fear and accept they must move on.
Running Time: 60 mins - 25 mins per episode plus extras
Includes: Episode 10 "Horseplay"; Episode 11 "Exodus"; Trailers; Macky''s Quizzes; Production Stills with "Looking for a Hero" - Instrumental Version