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The Archaeology Channel
International Film Festival

Exploring the human cultural legacy on screen!

May 15 - 19, 2024

Film Festival Screenings

Recital Hall, The Shedd Institute, Eugene, Oregon, USA
May 16 - 19, 2024



The Shedd Institute for the Preforming Arts

TAC Festival begins officially with the Festival Banquet, Wednesday evening, May 15, 2024. This is followed by four days of juried films and videos on archaeological and indigenous topics:

  • Thursday evening, May 16
  • Friday evening, May 17
  • Saturday, May 18: morning, afternoon and evening
  • Sunday, May 19: morning, afternoon and evening

 Film Screening Schedule

Other activities will include:

  • Saturday Social, the evening of Saturday, May 18
  • Awards Reception Sunday evening, May 19

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.

2024 Selected Films

Keynote Speaker 2024:

Dennis Jenkins, Senior Research Associate II (Emeritus), Museum of Natural and Cultural History, University of Oregon


2024 Associated Activities



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


TAC Festival Banquet

An important social event at TAC Festival is the Festival Banquet, which takes place the evening of May 15, 2024, 6-9 pm, at the Gordon Hotel. The Banquet fee is $65 per plate. This is the venue for our Keynote Address. Registration for this event is accomplished through our Banquet Registration Form.


Sponsors for the 2024 TAC International Film Festival

(To become a Sponsor for the 2024 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