Look for the next Macon Film Festival August 16-19, 2018!

Surrounded by a rich musical and southern culture, the Macon Film Festival celebrates independent films while promoting filmmaking for entertainment, inspiration, education, and economic development.




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2017 Macon Film Festival Category Winners

The Melvyn Douglass 'Best in Show' Award: RESISTANCE IS LIFE directed by Apo W. Bazidi

Best of 'Student Shorts' Category: SPILT MILK directed James Dunstan

Best of 'LGBT' Category: DUSK directed Jake Graf

Best of 'Documentary' Category: FAREWELL FERRIS WHEEL directed by Jamie Sisley & Miguel "M.I.G" Martinez

Best of 'Narrative Shorts' Category: SHY GUYS directed by Fredric Lehne

Best of 'Narrative Feature' Category: DOMAIN directed by Nathaniel Atcheson

Best of 'Southern' Category: ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND BEATING HEARTS directed by Peter Byck

Best of 'Music' Category: FORTY MILES TO MACON directed by Daniel Espeut

The Karen Black Audience Choice - Narrative Feature: HOLDEN ON - Director Tamlin Hall

Audience Choice - Narrative Short: A WHOLE WORLD FOR A LITTLE WORLD - Director Fabrice Bracq

Audience Choice - Documentary: LONNIE HOLIDAY: THE TRUTH OF THE DIRT - Director Marco Williams

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