Ground-breaking discoveries are the basis of this new series on the civilization of Ancient Egypt. Generations of historians, archaeologists and writers have been captivated by this civilization. Film and television have told its tales over the years, both fact and fiction, and audiences continue to be spellbound by them. This fascinating 5 part series, shot on location in Egypt and the Sudan, highlights recent discoveries made by the world's most eminent Egyptologists and includes previously unseen exclusive material. The series also features 3D computer animation sequences which have been used to re-create ancient villages, towns and architecture. Based on the book "Egypt Uncovered" by Vivian Davies & Renee Friedman. Narrated by Philip Madoc.
This documentary utilizes the power of modern technology to explore the ancient history of Egypt, drawing new connections between the spiritual beliefs of the Pharaohs and the construction of the pyramids, proposing new theories about the Egyptians' beliefs about gold, and more.