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Longleaf Film Festival, an annual juried festival that highlights the stories that connect us all. We believe that making films is making history. Longleaf Film Festival is sponsored and administered by the North Carolina Museum of History.

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That’s a wrap!

Thank you for joining us at Longleaf 2018. Please complete a survey—we value, and use, your opinions.

Looking for the winners of our Longleaf 2018 awards? Here they are!

And, save the dates for Longleaf 2019: Friday and Saturday, May 10 and 11.

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Watch these highlights of Longleaf 2017.

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