This film explores new archaeological research on the monumental earthworks of the ancient Ohio Hopewell people. About two thousand years ago, the Ohio Hopewell built thousands of monumental earthworks in the central Ohio Valley, including the largest geometric enclosures in the world. No one knows exactly why. Searching for the Great Hopewell Road explores new research into the mysterious legacies of the Hopewell with unprecedented aerial videography, computer animation, rare archival images and compelling interviews with archaeologists, historians and Native Americans.
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Length: 57 min.
Distributor: Pangea Productions, Ltd.
Festival Screenings and Awards:
Columbus International Film and Video Festival