Death and destiny: a Journey into Ancient Egypt

Australia, 1984

Film
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At Saqqara, just south of the Great Pyramids, lies what is arguably the most important archaeological site in Egypt. At this site, the careful excavation work and detective cunning of an Australian archaeologist has uncovered clues to the assassination of a Pharaoh; a plot that involved court officials, the Pharaoh’s bodyguard and harem. Narrated by Phillip Adams.

Credits

producer

Will Davies

director
Duration

01:12:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1984

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

017329

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Travel

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

History → Archaeology

History → Egypt - History

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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