Research Paper

Filippo Scalici

English 1101-D376


Cave of Forgotten Dreams Summary


The film “Cave of Forgotten Dreams” by Wermer Herzog addresses the amazements of the Chauvet Cave. “It is a unique and precious cave” said one of the scientists. Some of the amazing things that can be found are the ancient artifacts, the oldest ever recorded cave drawings, and the influence of past philosophers interpretations. The scientists all go an intriguing expedition to discover new depths of what the Earth has to offer. This is said to be one of the oldest caves in the world that has recorded civilization from approximately 30,000 to     40,000 years ago.