The whimsical Baron Münchausen mistakes a modern-day astronaut for a lost moon man and leads him on a series of miraculous adventures, riding on seahorses, battling the sultan’s armies, and romancing the beautiful Princess Bianca.
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A dadaist inversion of classical adventure yarns for the age of science and reason - where there's poetry on the moon, love wins, and anything is possible. Here, Baron Munchausen's flights of fancy are real, because of course they are. The production design cements this as a triumph of the power of imagination.