Egyptian warrior Radames goes out to fight against the king of Ethiopia Amonasro. The princess of Egypt Amneris has fallen in love with Radames, but the latter loves female slave Aida, who turns out to be the daughter of Amonasro. Radames divulges military secrets and sentenced to a live burial, and Aida, who hates to live on just for the sake of remaining alive, is determined to die with him. Oh, the drama! See the entire Giuseppe Verdi opera on film for yourself at the NCPA.