& on arte.tv from 31 december 2022 to 7 march 2023
The image of pirates was created by Hollywood, but is it actually true to reality? Thanks to new underwater and on-land excavations in Mauritius and Madagascar, as well as archival and museum research in France, Spain, England and Canada, a group of international archaeologists and historians paint a new portrait of the world of piracy in the Indian Ocean.
A film by Stéphane BÉGOIN
Producers: Stéphane Millière & Valérie Guérin
Coproduction : GEDEON Programmes, ARTE France, CURIOSITY STREAM
In association with : HISTOIRE TV, UBISOFT, SVT, RTBF, TÉLÉQUÉBEC, NHK, CESKA TV