A reworking of the myth of Hippolytus, in which a chaste youth rejects the incestuous advances of his mother – who has summoned him to request that he break off a homosexual relationship – and is saved from death by a caring physician.
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"Desire" list: One of those actors that were not, being it as one represented figure of a certain imaginary that filmed him. Paul Kilb in this film acquires the perennial dimension of the male beauty as portrayed by ancient Greece artists, where and to which Markopoulos came and rightfully belonged. In fact, a man twice, then and now, before our eyes.