Secrets of the Saqqara tomb, English Documentary will be streaming online, watch on Netflix, release date October 28 2020
‘Secrets of the Saqqara tomb’ is a documentary that follows a team of local archaeologists who excavate a tomb that has been untouched for more than 4000 years in an attempt to understand its history better.
‘Wahtye’ was a priest of purification who is said to have lived during the time of the 5th Dynasty along with his mother, wife and 4 children. This documentary aims to take you behind the scenes of the journey of these people who toiled in the scorching sun to uncover his tomb.
‘Secrets of the Saqqara tomb’ is a journey that tries to explore not only the life of ‘Wahtye’ but also gains a better understanding of the history, economic background, and culture of ancient Egypt. It looks to unravel mysteries of the past and showcase Egypt in an entirely new light or at least its ancestors.
Directed By: James Tovell
Produced by: Richard Bradley and Caterina Jurroni