"Distributed by Advanced Education Services" - video label.
Script: Michael Gregor; editor: Hans-Christian Huf.
Shows how archaeological excavations on the island of Crete have uncovered evidence of the former splendour and greatness of the Minoans, the first advanced European civilization. Raises questions regarding the purpose of the palace of Knossos and discusses theories accounting for the sudden disappearance of the Minoan civilization.
Originally produced by Sandkorn-Filmproduktion for ZDF, 1995.