Posted by T. Barako
For over 4000 years, the Great Sphinx at Giza has puzzled all who have laid eyes on it. What is this crouching lion, human-headed creature? Who built it and why? To unlock its secrets, two teams of archaeologists and sculptors must immerse themselves in the world of ancient Egyptâ€”a land of pharaohs and pyramids, animal gods and human sacrifice, and sun worship and solar alignments.
Watch Providence Picturesâ€™ “Riddles of the Sphinx” on Tuesday, January 19 at 8:00 pm ET on PBS/NOVA (check local listings).
And visit www.providencepictures.com for bonus scenes not available anywhere else and to sign up for future announcements.