Indie Grits Festival | April 12-15, 2018


2018 Awards

Helen Hill Memorial Award – $750

Awarded to the best work by a female filmmaker.
In honor of Columbia native and celebrated animator, filmmaker and teacher Helen Hill (1970-2007).

Big Grit – $750

Given to the top feature film.

Short Grit – $500

Given to the top short film.

Animated Grit – $500

Given to the top animated film.

The People’s Grit – $500

Awarded to the film considered best as determined by a public vote.

Experimental Grit – $500

Given to the top experimental film.

Local Grit – $500

Given to the top film from South Carolina.

Reel South Award — Cash Prize + Reel South Digital Distribution

Given to the best short documentary filmed in or about the South.

Young Grit

Give to the top student film.