Blood Antiquities is a 47 minute documentary on antiquities smuggling. No coins so far (I haven't watch the whole thing.)
At 2:24 and 9:00 we see video of Arthur Brand, who sometimes posts under the alias 'Euainetos', and whom many people used to believe was a false identify of Michel van Rijn
The filmmakers show antiquities dealers in Belgium filmed both with and without hidden cameras. There are also a lot of village and museum footage from Afghanistan.
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