The Role Of Olmec Culture In The Film: San Lorenzo

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The main archeological site within the film is San Lorenzo which is in the modern-day state of Veracruz. The main Olmec culture that seems to be the focus within the film seems to be about the production of the large Olmec head statues. The first interesting fact I received from the film was that the Olmec were the first to establish a civilization within Mesoamerica. The second interesting fact from the film was that archeologist considered the Olmec that mother culture of Central America. The third thing I thought was interesting was the fact that Olmec artifacts were found hundreds to thousands of miles away from San Lorenzo. They were able to trace some of these artifacts because of the tar that these artifacts were made from. The way that

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