The Indie Grits 2018 selections will be announced on March 1st, 2018. In the meantime, you can check out our film archive here. To submit, click here!

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.