Attalus and Euridice are accompanied by two short, odd-looking servants in several scenes. The servants are shown doing bizarre things in the background, such as when one throws furniture at the other.
In keeping with historical legend, when Alexander first meets Diogenes, Diogenes tells him to move because he's blocking the sun.
During the philosophical conversation between Alexander and Diogenes, Diogenes appears as a dog with a human face. He even scratches himself like a real dog!