HHFF
ABOUT US

Hayti, under the guidance of the St. Joseph's Historic Foundation, presents The Hayti Heritage Film Festival as a signature event each year to keep Black film alive. Emphasis is placed on Southern filmmakers of New and veteran artists screen films before a diverse crowd of film enthusiasts while vendors provide great food, beverages, arts and crafts. The Center preserves and advances the heritage and culture of the historic Hayti community in Durham, NC and the African American experience through programs that benefit the broader community locally, nationally and globally.

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"I enjoyed the mix of highly contemporary films, classics, and the artist talkbacks."

- 2018 Attendee

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"Black Southern filmmaking has a new home."

- Lana Garland, Curator, HHFF

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"I've seen images I'll forever be changed by."

- Michelle Lanier, Executive Director, NC African American Heritage Commission

HHFF
SCHEDULE

Take a look at the Hayti Heritage 25th Anniversary Film Festival schedule.