Moving Stories: Videos from the American South

Love Is in the Fair

A short film about teen romance at a North Carolina county carnival


Crew & Credits

Videography & Editing by Kelly CreedonCallaghan O'Hare and Sami Jorgensen

Run Time: 3:49


Boy meets girl. Boy buys girl candied apple. Boy and girl kiss on top of the ferris wheel. Destiny awaits. Follow along as teenagers illustrate the delicately nuanced rituals of courtship and mating at the Wayne Regional Agricultural Fair in Dudley, North Carolina.