2010 Indie Grits Film Festival in Columbia

The Nickelodeon Theatre in Columbia, SC is hosting the 4th Annual Indie Grits Film Festival, a unique independent film festival. The Indie Grits Film Festival will take place April 14 – April 18, 2010 at various venues in Columbia, SC. SC Humanities supported this program through a February 2010 Major Grant.

The Indie Grits Film Festival features the best in low-budget independent film from the Southeast, offering exhibition opportunities to little-known and first-time media makers. More than 50 independent films, including feature films and shorts, will be shown at 14 different programs over the course of the festival.

Additionally, several special opportunities are available to participants and attendees, including live music, workshops, and a special screening of treasures from the University of South Carolina's Moving Image Research Collection.

For more information about the 2010 Indie Grits Film Festival, to see a complete schedule, or to buy tickets, please see the website at:  http://www.indiegrits.com/index.php.

The mission of SC Humanities is to enrich the cultural and intellectual lives of all South Carolinians. SC Humanities programs and initiatives are balanced, reflecting sensitivity to the diversity of ideas, encourage open dialogue, demonstrate integrity, and are ethical in operations.