About the film
Theodora, Slave Empress
Release Date: July 02, 1954
|Slogan||:||«Mistress Of A Barbaric Empire - Master Of An Unconquerable Emperor!»|
|Production Companies||:||Lux Compagnie Cinématographique de France, Lux Film|
Teodora, a Roman courtesan and former slave girl, marries the Roman emperor Justinian and assumes the throne as Empress of Rome. But the divide between nobility and slave is too great. Teodora seeks justice for her people, and revolution and armed conflict erupt in both Byzantium and Rome.