Year Six: 2020

  NOTE: In accordance with Governor Roy Cooper’s Executive Order 117, and to help limit the spread of COVID-19, the North Carolina Museum of History suspended public operations beginning March 17, 2020; all events and programs were subsequently cancelled through May 31, 2020—and that included this year’s Longleaf Film Festival. The sixth annual Longleaf Film […]

Longleaf Film Festival is sponsored by the North Carolina Museum of History.

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  In the past several weeks, we have all experienced an amazing transformation of in-person events and gatherings as we endeavored to maintain community and honor commitments. The team at Longleaf has been a part of that trend, too, especially as we worked to recognize our filmmakers and present an annual “festival” for 2020. While […]

Longleaf 2020: Winners

   The following films were awarded a ceramic tile, like the one pictured above (click to enlarge), during a live-stream announcement on Friday afternoon, April 24 (click image on left to watch the program).  The four “overall” award-winning films also received a cash prize:   Overall Awards Judges’ Choice Winner Narrative Film Fall Judges’ Choice […]