06th - 11th October 2016

Jiroft, the lost kingdom of Aratta

Saturday 15th October 2005 from 12h30 to 14h15
Salle 2 / Grand Amphithéâtre

Directed by
Olivier Julien
Written by
Olivier Julien
Produced by
Gédéon programmes

Documentary, France, 2005, 52 min

In 2001, south-eastern Iran, the change of course Halil Rud River has revealed the presence of thousands of artifacts dating back over five thousand years, traces of a civilization unknown to date. Scientists are unanimous on the importance of this discovery that could call into question the common belief that civilizations arose in a single focus located in Mesopotamia.