A Monty Python Actor Explains The History Of One Of The World's Most Influential Documents
Mar 22, 2015
Magna Carta is one of the most important documents of the medieval times, and its influence reaches far beyond. It was a document that King John of England was forced to sign because it reduced the power he had as King, giving Parliament more room for power. In celebration of the 800th anniversary of its creation, this animation retells the entire story, narrated by Monty Python's Terry Jones. Journey back to 1215, medieval England, and learn the facts behind the Great Charter.