1307. October, Friday 13th. One man awaited his fate after damning himself and an international movement he had led for 16 years. Jacques de Molay, the Grand Master of the Knights Templar, a mysterious, wealthy, Christian warrior group at the centre of the Crusades for almost 200 years, confessed to the crime of heresy. Why? How did de Molay and the Templars suddenly find themselves under attack from their oldest allies? Were they really heretics after all?
The complete description of this 2009 documentary includes a mention of the Chinon parchment, which indicates that the information presented is reasonably up-to-date. I just wish this could be purchased digitally for viewing on Amazon Instant Video.