Welcome to the online home of Longleaf Film Festival, an annual juried festival that highlights the stories that connect us all—those made here in North Carolina, and from around the world. Longleaf Film Festival is sponsored and administered by the North Carolina Museum of History.
Please join us on March 3, for the 35th anniversary Asbury Shorts film concert, a FIRST in North Carolina. Some of the world’s best shorts, plus music, craft beer, and more!
January 18, 2017 Longleaf Advisory Board Meeting
February 1, 2017 Last day for late submissions
March 1, 2017 Last day for submissions
March 3, 2017 35th Anniversary Asbury Shorts Film Concert
April 15, 2017 Official selections announced
May 12–13, 2017 Our third annual festival: Plan to be here!
Watch highlights of Longleaf 2016 and look forward to next year’s event!
We believe that making films is making history and that Longleaf Film Festival helps tell the stories that connect us all.