Secrets of History - Nefertiti, mysterious queen of Egypt

Fine arts

35 centuries ago, Queen Nefertiti reigned in Egypt alongside her husband, Pharaoh Akhenaten. Many ancient representations of this historical figure show her in many situations and attitudes proving that she wielded considerable power. Who was she? What do we know about her origins and the lineage from which she came? What was the daily life of the rulers of this time? Secrets of history will looks at the famous bust of Nefertiti, preserved in Berlin. We will determine whether the graceful woman it represents is indeed the great royal wife of the pharaoh.

Duration : 01 h 45 mins

Producer : France Télévisions

Production year : 2017

Production country : France