TAC Film Fest

ArchaeologyFest Film Series:

Best of 2017!

Bend, Oregon

Archaeological Legacy Institute is pleased to present the best films from the 2017 edition of The Archaeology Channel International Film Festival. Top-rated by the Festival jury and audience, these films are organized into four unique programs, beginning Friday, February 16th, 2018, in Ashland, Oregon. This series is a benefit for TAC Festival, an annual spring event in downtown Eugene and the only film competition for its genre in the Western Hemisphere.

Movie programs begin on the dates and times indicated and last approximately two hours.  All programs will screen at Room 155, Boyle Education Center, at Central Oregon Community College, 2600 NW Main College Way, in Bend, Oregon.  Doors open a half-hour before show time, and tickets are $7.00 at the door. All proceeds go to support TAC Festival (next edition: May 2-6, 2018, in Eugene).

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The Films (click on film titles to see clips and more information on each film):

Program A: February 16th (Friday), 7:30pm

Fatal Alchemy (UK) 13 min.

(Honorable Mention by Jury for Animation & Effects; Honorable Mention by Jury for Script; Honorable Mention by Jury for Cinematography; Honorable Mention by Jury for Music)

My Name Is Salt (India) 92 min.

(Best Cinematography by Jury; Honorable Mention in Audience Favorite Competition)

Program B: February 17th (Saturday), 7:30pm

Fort Ancient (USA) 43 min.

 

The Destruction of Memory (USA) 85 min.

(Best Public Education Value by Jury; Honorable Mention by Jury in Best Film Competition )

Program C: February 23rd (Friday), 7:30pm

Honey Hunters (Malaysia) 24 min.

(Honorable Mention by Jury for Public Education Value; Honorable Mention by Jury for Script)

The Lost City of Cecil B. DeMille (USA) 88 min.

(Best Film by Jury; Best Narration by Jury; Best Script by Jury; Most Inspirational by Jury; Honorable Mention by Jury for Public Education Value; Honorable Mention in Audience Favorite Competition)

Program D: February 24th (Saturday), 7:30pm

Stone Age Cinema (France) 52 min.

(Honorable Mention by Jury in Best Film Competition; Honorable Mention by Jury for Animation & Effects; Honorable Mention by Jury for Public Education Value; Honorable Mention by Jury for Inspiration; Special Mention by Jury for Excellent Use of Image and Imagination in the Interpretation of Paleolithic Cave Art)

Iceman Reborn (USA) 53 min.

(Best Animation & Effects by Jury; Honorable Mention by Jury for Narration; Honorable Mention by Jury for Script; Honorable Mention by Jury for Cinematography; Honorable Mention by Jury for Inspiration; Honorable Mention by Jury in Best Film Competition; Audience Favorite)