The Secret of the Phaistos Code

Dig into the mysterious “Phaistos Disc”, a supposed ancient Minoan Bronze Age disc dicovered by Italian archaeologist Luigi Pernier in 1908.

Since its discovery, the disk has captured the imagination of professional archaeologists and amateurs alike. Many attempts has been made to decipher the code behind the disc’s signs, though none have succeeded so far.

During these long hours of examinations, the question behind the disc’s authenticity has also come into play.

Although the Phaistos Disc is generally accepted as authentic by most archaeologists, there are some who believe the Phaistos disc is a hoax.

Is the Phaistos Disc a forgery? Follow The Secret of the Phaistos Code as we dig into the history, the archaeology and the numerous interviews with expects about the artifact.

The Secret of the Phaistos Code
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  • Release date2016
  • Full runtime
  • Director(s)Michael Gregor
  • Production companyZDF