Archaeological Investigations: Ichijodani, the Pompey of Japan

27 min

Available from March 16, 2017 at 9:32 am to March 26, 2017 at 11:59 pm

In western Japan, in Ichijodani, a medieval town abandoned 400 years ago was found under rice fields. Archaeologists have discovered a 16th century time capsule: a city with its streets, houses and palace. The Belgian archaeologist Peter Eeckhout takes us on a trip to traditional Japan.

  • Director:Agnès Molia, Raphaël Licandro
  • Country:France
  • Year:2016