UP TO $35K & FULL PRODUCTION SUPPORT FOR SOUTH CAROLINA SHORT FILMS
The INDIE GRANTS submission deadline is coming up! Script and applications must be received by midnight ET on June 22 to be eligible for funding and production support.
Indie Grants funds and supports short films by South Carolina filmmakers, while at the same time generating professional training environments for Trident Tech film students. View a brief video on the program here.
Among other production support, the program connects top-notch crews and department heads with each selected film,resulting in quality, career-making projects. Recent collaborators include Oscar-winning DP Russell Carpenter (Titanic, Avatar 2), actress Anna Camp (Pitch Perfect, Perfect Harmony), actor AJ Bowen (You’re Next, The Sacrament), DP Peter Simonite (The Perfect Guy, 2nd Unit DP on Tree of Life), and writer Brad Land (Goat).
Past INDIE GRANTS films have been official selections of top international film festivals like Sundance, Tribeca, Palm Springs, Austin Film Festival, FantasticFest, Cucalorus, Tall Grass, Slamdance, LA Film Festival, DragonCon, and many more.
Get full details, the application, and FAQs at the INDIE GRANTS funding page.
Exact funding amounts are based on the needs of the selected project(s), funding available through the INDIE GRANTS program, and other factors at the discretion of INDIE GRANTS, the South Carolina Film Commission and Trident Technical College.
Good luck to everyone!
The INDIE GRANTS Team