(Published September 13, 2016
by SCAPOD in Events)
Conference and Film Festival
University of Pittsburgh campus – Frick Fine Arts Building
About the Arkhaios poster
,artist Amiri Farris
EXPLORING HISTORY AND
HERITAGE THROUGH FILM
Twenty-five years ago, October was designated as Archaeology Month in South Carolina and there are always a plethora of fascinating events and programs highlighting the world of archaeology from which to choose. One such event that has quickly become a favorite is the Arkhaios Cultural Heritage and Archaeology Film Festival, one of only two archaeological film festivals held in the United States of America. Arkhaios, now in its fourth year, takes place on Hilton Head Island, SC and was founded by Jean Guilleux, an avocational archaeologist.
"Chocolate - Pathway to the Gods"
A free event, open to the public
Dr. Kimberly Cavanagh
University of South Carolina-Beaufort
Arkhaios 2017 Schedule
on University of South Carolina Campus in Columbia SC
October 19-21, 2017
3 Days - 14 Films
2017 Arkhaios Film Festival will be at Gambrell Hall, University of South Carolina campus, Columbia, SC
Intended to be an educational event showcasing the discovery of past cultures gained from archaeological research, illustrated by documentary films, it is also meant to encourage initiatives and exchanges between the different actors of the world of archaeological films. Too often these productions, which fuse art and science, are unknown and suffer from limited distribution channels. As well, a key goal of the festival is to trigger the interest of the South Carolinian filmmakers to apply their art to the state’s history......
Arkhaios Film Festival celebrates cultural heritage
Reprint - Hilton Head Sun, October 5, 2016
Arkhaios 2017 Pittsburgh, PA
Here is a quick Trailer of Trailers of the films in competition !