Police investigation and legal disputes. Tomb robbers, archaeologists, private investigators, state police, the Interpol, auction houses, private collections, museums, international organizations, governments. Athens, London, New York, Geneva, Rome, Jerusalem. A film about an increasingly furtive trade carried out by a network of secret agents and go-betweens. How do antiquities become an object of illegal exchange, trade and theft? What lies behind the admiration of priceless exhibits?