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The Archaeology Channel
International Film Festival

Exploring the human cultural legacy on screen!

May 11 - 15, 2022

Conference on Cultural Heritage Media

Civic Winery, Eugene, Oregon, USA

May 12 - 14, 2022

Film Festival Screenings

Recital Hall, The Shedd Institute, Eugene, Oregon, USA
May 12 - 15, 2022

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The Shedd Institute for the Preforming Arts

Four days of juried films and videos on archaeological and indigenous topics:

  • Thursday evening, May 12
  • Friday evening, May 13
  • Saturday, May 14: morning, afternoon and evening
  • Sunday, May 15: morning, afternoon and evening
  • Awards Reception Sunday evening, May 15

Film Screening Schedule

Two days of presentations, discussions and exhibits on cultural heritage media at The Archaeology Channel Conference on Cultural Heritage Media:

  • Friday, May 13, through Saturday, May 14, 2022

Local information:

Festival Mission

To exhibit for our audience the wonderful diversity of human cultures past and present in the exploration of our place in history and in our world. To promote and celebrate the genre and the makers of all audiovisual cultural heritage media.

Selected Films


Keynote Speaker (Wednesday evening at the Festival Banquet in the Gordon Hotel)

Don Blakeslee PhD, Professor and Archaeologist - Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Wichita State University

Associated Activities



Tickets for film screenings at The Shedd Institute, Sheffer Recital Hall, are free and will be available in the Cole Gallery.

Tickets for single Conference presentations and full-day Conference passes will be available at the door. Full Conference registration ($130); Single Presentation Pass ($10); Full Day Pass ($50); . For more information about the Conference on Cultural Heritage Media and Registration, Click here.


TAC Festival Banquet

An important social event at TAC Festival is the Festival Banquet, which takes place the evening of May 11, 2022, 6-9 pm, at the Gordon Hotel. The Banquet fee is $60. This is the venue for our Keynote Address. Registration for this event is accomplished through our Banquet Registration Form (PDF).


Sponsors for the 2022 TAC International Film Festival

(To become a Sponsor for the 2023 TAC International Film Festival, contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Dr. William Maier and Kathy Black

Dr. Timothy Arbow


Robert Carmichael DDS