Hannibal is considered to be one of history’s greatest military commanders. But there are a number of questions that continue to surround his iconic image; questions regarding Carthage & the Roman Empire. Was Hannibal simply being careless in the way he handled Carthage and it’s power? Why did Hannibal, the great Carthage general with his famous strategic planning, think twice about attacking the city of Rome? These questions get answered in Hannibal: The Fall of Carthage.
In this documentary, we get taken back to the blooming city of Carthage which at that point became one of the richest and most powerful nations in the Mediterranean in the field of seafaring. This documentary follows the battles of Hannibal and the almost defeat of Rome.
Historians, psychologists and scientists try to unravel the mystery surrounding the past. With exclusive archeological data, the experts try to find out what really happened over a thousand years ago. They try to enter the mind of one of the world’s greatest thinkers in the fields of politics and warfare.