(1) In a series of new and occasional interviews with archaeologist newsmakers, Rick Pettigrew interviews Nick Card, Keynote Speaker for TAC Film Festival 2023, about excavation results and interpretations of the Neolithic Ness of Brodgar site in Orkney.  (2) In this film, a bitter archaeologist uncovers the truth about a mysterious discovery he made with his mentor years ago.  “Artifact” is an entirely self-produced narrative short film, shot without a script or crew on the Alvord Desert playa in southeastern Oregon.

Copyright 2023 by Archaeological Legacy Institute

Web links:

Neolithic Europe (Wikipedia)

Ness of Brodgar (Wikipedia)

The Ness of Brodgar: Investigating a Prehistoric Complex in the Heart of Prehistoric Orkney

The Truth About Archaelology (Ascent Publication)

“What’s the Coolest Thing You Ever Found?”  Real Archaeologists Share Their Favorite Finds (Discover Magazine)