Teotihuacan: the birth of a metropolis (Mexico)

2018 • 26' • French, English & Neutral Spanish

Poster of Teotihuacan: the birth of a metropolis (Mexico)

Director(s): Agnes Molia & Nathalie Laville • Producer(s): Tournez S'Il Vous Plait • Coproducer(s): ARTE • Format(s): HD

When one thinks of America, images of bustling cosmopolitan cities immediately come to mind. Mexico City illustrates this well. With a population of 22 million, it is North America’s second largest urban agglomeration after New York City...

In fact, according to a team of archaeologists, this urban lifestyle takes its roots in Mexico. They claim that tens of thousands of migrants from all over Mesoamerica populated the ancient city of Teotihuacan, America’s oldest metropolis, located a few kilometres from Mexico City…

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