PR 2019-14
Press Release For Immediate Release


7th Annual Arkhaios Film Festival
A Rich Tapestry of World Cultures

 

Reserve the Dates !



Pittsburgh, PA - Arkhaios is pleased to announce two events for 2019.

  • Columbia, South Carolina, October 10-13, 2019

The 7th annual Arkhaios Cultural Heritage and Archaeology Film Festival will take place in the Theatre at the Richland Library Main, Columbia, South Carolina, on October 10-13, 2019, where the Jury will announce the Arkhaios Film Festival awards winners, at the end of the last day.

The Opening Night will be Thursday 10/10, 6:30pm-8:30pm. Friday 10/11 will be reserved for an archaeological site visit. The festival will continue Saturday 10/12, 10:00am-6:00pm, and Sunday 10/13, 2:00pm-6:00pm.
 

The 2019 Arkhaios Film Festival in Columbia, SC is sponsored by :

The Friends of Arkhaios,

The South Carolina Institute of Archaeology & Anthropology (SCIAA), University of South Carolina

The Department of Anthropology, University of South Carolina,

The Greater Piedmont Chapter of The Explorers Club,

The Council of South Carolina Professional Archaeologists (COSCAPA)​

  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, November 2-3, 2019

The 3rd annual Best of Arkhaios Cultural Heritage and Archaeology Film Festival will take place in Pittsburgh, PA on November 2-3, 2019 in the auditorium of the Frick Fine Arts Building on the University of Pittsburgh campus.

The films will be screened Saturday 11/2, 4:00pm-8:00pm, and will continue Sunday 11/3, 2:00pm-6:00pm.​

The 2019 Best of Arkhaios Film Festival in Pittsburgh, PA is sponsored by :

The Department of Anthropology, University of Pittsburgh,
The Allegheny Chapter #1, and the Ohio Valley Chapter #22, of the Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology (SPA).​


Filmmakers from all over the world have registered their films, including Armenia, Canada, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, and USA, all of which covers an incredible range of fascinating topics!​
 

The Screening Committee is reviewing all registered films to determine the Arkhaios Official Selection to be announced at the end of August.

 Save the dates ! Come and enjoy the screening of a Rich Tapestry of World Cultures !

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The Arkhaios Cultural Heritage and Archaeology Events corporation is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization producing the Arkhaios Film Festivals in South Carolina, and in Pennsylvania.

The multi-day Arkhaios Cultural Heritage and Archaeology Film Festival is an annual juried competition, part of the annual States Archaeology Month. It is free, open to the public, and is an educational event showcasing the discovery of past cultures often gained from archaeological research and illustrated through documentary films.


The Arkhaios Film Festival is sponsored by the South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology (SCIAA) and the Department of Anthropology of the University of South Carolina, the Greater Piedmont Chapter of The Explorers Club, in South Carolina, and in Pennsylvania by the Department of Anthropology of the University of Pittsburgh, the Allegheny Chapter #1 and the Ohio Valley Chapter #22 of the Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology.

IInformation is available at: http://www.arkhaiosfilmfestival.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArkhaiosFilmFestival

For more information, contact Arkhaios Film Festival info@arkhaiosfilmfestival.org.


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