Indie Grits is a 4-day event celebrating the visionary and experimental culture of the Southeast through film, art, music, and bits in Columbia, SC. In partnership with the Nickelodeon Theatre.


Explore the Film Archive

All of the films from past Indie Grits Fests.


Indie Bits Fest

A festival of southeastern independent interactive media.


Submit your film to Indie Grits Festival 2019

Film submissions for IGF 2019 are officially open!

Celebrating 13 years of the best in low-budget film, media, and creative culture from across the Southeast, 2019 will not be the year to miss out! Our filmmakers come first. We offer dedicated support for filmmaker hospitality including a fully stocked filmmaker lounge, a filmmaker travel/lodging fund, and a range of awards and opportunities.

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Volunteer for Indie Grits 2019

Interested in volunteering for Indie Grits? Join the team! Our volunteers represent the very best of Columbia. Your dedication and hard work makes Indie Grits proud, and without you none of it would be possible. Outside of our undying gratitude for your time and effort, you will receive free passes to films and events!

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