Indie Grits Labs is a non-profit organization that works to serve communities through media education, artist driven projects, and the Indie Grits Festival in Columbia, South Carolina.



Indie Grits 2019 Festival Schedule Now Live
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Current Exhibition

Waste and Want in the Rural South

January 31 – March 10, 2019

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Current Project

The Rural Project



Indie Grits: March 28-31 2019


Festival passes now on sale!


Get ahead of schedule by purchasing a festival pass today! With over 83 films, and a slew of art, music, and tech events around downtown Columbia this year, we are excited to share with you what we have in store for our thirteenth annual festival. Our official schedule drops March 01, 2019! $100 for Nickelodeon Theatre members and $150 for the general public. Festival passes grant you full access to the festival— film screenings, puppet slams, music, and more.

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Featured Videos

A Conversation with Two Cities
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Demonstration // Visiones
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Seen & Heard Documentary
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Recent Instagram Transmissions

Special Screenings at the Nickelodeon