Are you a writer or filmmaker looking to have your short produced? Then you need to know about Indie Grants, the program from the South Carolina Film Commission and Trident Technical College that funds and produces short films.
Since 2011, Indie Grants have produced over 30 high-level shorts recognized by the likes of Sundance, Slamdance, Palm Springs, Austin Film Festival, FantasticFest, Cucalorus, Tall Grass, Stigesl, LA Film Festival, DragonCon, and many more.
Submissions are now being accepted for this year’s round of funding! Applications are due by midnight on June 29, 2018. To submit, upload your script and complete the application form here. Be sure to follow all guidelines and terms and conditions andcheck out the FAQs.
Funding amounts can range from $20,000-$35,000, with additional production support and other resources provided by the program. Smaller grants for finishing funds or other support in amounts ranging from $1,500-$7,500 are also considered. Click here to apply for supporting grants.
So get those scripts ready to submit! (15-pages or less please.) Videos, full instructions, and more information can be found at indiegrants.org and on the application form. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
SOUTH CAROLINA INDIE GRANTS