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Title Blood antiquities / by Lie Dewaele, and Sofia De Groote
Published Surrey, England : Journeyman Pictures, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (47 min.)
Series Art and architecture in video
Summary The European art trade, synonymous with wealth and glamor, has always involved a degree of stolen and smuggled art. Now, Afghanistan's rich cultural heritage is financing terrorism and the Taliban. From Afghans scrabbling in the sand for treasures, to the dazzling show rooms of unscrupulous dealers and private collectors. 'Blood Antiques' uncovers one of the most outrageous illegal trades since blood diamonds
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Apr. 10, 2014)
Previously released as DVD
This edition in English and French with subtitles in English
Subject Taliban -- Finance.
Archaeological thefts -- Afghanistan.
Classical antiquities thefts -- Afghanistan.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author De Groote, Sofia, producer
Dewaele, Lie, producer
Journeyman Pictures (Firm), producer