(Documentary film) Iraq: Cradle of Civilisation – August 13, 1991

‘Iraq is the cradle of civilisation. It is how we came to be what we are. Mesopotamia was the center of the Universe and was the oldest civilisation anywhere on this planet.’

Source: http://www.islamicity.com/articles/Articles.asp?ref=IC0303-1889

‘In places like Uruk and Eridu, in modern-day Iraq, humans founded the first cities nearly 6,000 years ago. They left us literature, astronomy, and mathematics etc; as well as lessons in overpopulation and environmental stewardship.’

Source: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1335354/