SEVEN WONDERS : SECRETS OF LOST MONUMENTS
TV (52-90 mn) Series 7 X 52 mn
journey across time and civilizations
From the Egyptian pyramids to the lighthouse
of Alexandria, ancient civilizations have created the "Seven Wonders
of the World." However, none of these masterpieces of
arts and sciences has survived intact.
Who built these monuments? For what purpose? What techniques
were used? Can we rebuild them identically today?
In the footsteps of ancient travelers writers, the series
travels through Africa, the Middle East and Europe to reveal
the monuments that have changed the history of architecture.
A lost heritage that comes to life through science and computer
The series wants to make captivating, informative and surprising
the archaeological and historical investigation on the most
mysterious of ancient heritage monuments.
From the Pyramids of Giza to the lighthouse of Alexandria,
the documentaries take us into a Mediterranean odyssey. From
Pharaonic Egypt to the Olympic Greece, the series searches
for traces of buildings that amazed the ancient authors.
:Germany, France, United Kingdom, Egypt, Greece, Turkey.
7 X 52 mn
In Egypt, the mystery of the construction
of the only surviving Wonder.
On the banks of a missing port, a temple with a
forest of columns.
of Zeus at Olympie
the footsteps of athletes, we discover a wondeful statue
made of gold and ivory.
great enigma of the Seven Wonders: how to raise in the desert
a beautiful garden?
Colossus was destroyed after an earthquake 50 years after
his enigmatic construction. The monumental tomb stone and
marble, was decorated by the greatest sculptors of the time.
monumental tomb stone and marble, was decorated by the greatest
sculptors of the time.
as to guide ships approaching the Nile Delta as to seat the
prestige of the Macedonian Egypt, the lighthouse is the last
of the "seven wonders" built.