R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Valérie Quennessen played a working archaeologist. The production secured an unprecedented permission to film at an actual dig at Akrotiri, the presumed "lost city of Atlantis". Instructed by a real archaeologist, Quennessen set to work before the cameras in an area of the site selected for light and production values. Quennessen had hardly started when, much to the joy of everyone, she uncovered several pieces of 3500-year-old pottery. They were turned in and added to the scientific collection.
I use to dream I was a mermaid.
Just before Michael views Lina with his binoculars there is a puff of cigarette smoke that passes him. But scenes of Michael just prior and after shows nobody around him and no cigarette in the ash tray.