Episode 1 - Taming the Desert


WHEN October 23, 2020
4-5:30 PM WHERE Zoom Webinar Part of "History of the Emirates" WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Open to the Public

Narrated by Jeremy Irons, the fascinating 3-part series reveals how new archaeological discoveries are only now revealing the true extent of this land’s ancient wonders and its 125,000-year heritage from the earliest human presence in the region to the national union in 1971. Utilizing the latest cutting-edge technology — from CGI to LiDar scanning and 360-degree camera work — interwoven with never-before-seen archival footage, it is a ground-breaking series that profiles the very foundations of the country’s civilizations.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-0Ydf0EZ3I


Time Event
4:00pm Welcoming
4:10pm Screening


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