Indie Memphis Film Festival - Oct. 30 - Nov. 2

"Indie Memphis is a fantastic, well-curated festival blessed with hometown strengths -- the city's special cultural and political history as well as its great food -- that other fests can only dream about."
- Scott Macaulay, Editor-in-Chief of Filmmaker magazine

IndieGrants! We're offering $10,000 in narrative short film production grants to Memphis filmmakers this fall. Applications due September 1. Click here for details.

Are you ready to rock?! Free Concert Films at the Levitt Shell are back! This season, enjoy Sigur Rós, Fleetwood Mac, Billy Joel, Isaac Hayes, Led Zeppelin, and more! Fridays from July 25 through September 5. Click here for details.

We won! Thanks to everyone who voted for Indie Memphis in the First Tennessee Foundation's 150 Days of Giving -- and an even bigger thanks to the First Tennessee Foundation for giving away $5,000 to 150 non-profits, including us :) Voting continues until August 21, so keep voting daily for your other favorite organizations.

Hail to the Chief! Hustle & Flow filmmaker Craig Brewer elected president of the Indie Memphis board. Click here to read the news.

Congrats to the 2013 Indie Memphis Film Festival award-winners! Click here for a complete list of winners, or click here to download a PDF of our 2013 festival program.

Last year's festival in the news: 

Indie Memphis Prizes Unheralded Indies in 16th Edition - Brandon Harris, Filmmaker Magazine (Nov. 10, 2013) 

'Short Term 12' - A Review: To Live a Life Not Knowing What a Normal Life's Like - John Beifuss, The Commercial Appeal (Nov. 8, 2013)

'Short Term 12,' 'It Felt Like Love' Among Indie Memphis Award Winners - Sarah Salovaara, IndieWire (Nov. 4, 2013)  

Indie Memphis film fest is a wrap, with some local filmmakers grabbing awards - Chris Herrington, The Commercial Appeal (Nov. 4, 2013)

Indie Memphis: Sunday - Greg Akers, The Memphis Flyer  (Nov. 3, 2013) 

Indie Memphis: Saturday - Greg Akers, The Memphis Flyer (Nov. 1, 2013) 

Indie Memphis: Friday - Greg Akers, The Memphis Flyer (Nov. 1, 2013)

Sixteenth Indie Memphis film fest showcases an evolving vanguard of new filmmakers - John Beifuss, The Commercial Appeal  (Nov. 1, 2013) 

Indie Memphis Spotlight: What I Love About 'What I Love About Concrete' - John Beifuss, The Commercial Appeal (Nov. 1, 2013) 

Meanwhile At Indie Memphis: This year’s film fest is the biggest, baddest, Indie-est Memphis-est one yet - The Memphis Flyer (Oct. 31, 2013)

Indie Memphis: Thursday - Greg Akers, The Memphis Flyer (Oct. 31, 2013) 

H4: Head that Wears a Crown - Chris Davis, The Memphis Flyer (Oct. 31, 2013) 

Grifters Reunion: Music documentary reunites Memphis’ Grifters - J.D. Reager, The Memphis Flyer  (Oct. 31, 2013)

Stones on Film: Lost doc shows Rolling Stones at '65 peak - Bob Mehr, The Commercial Appeal  (Oct. 31, 2013)

Hi Style: Soul great Teenie Hodges is subject of intimate Indie Memphis doc - Bob Mehr, The Commercial Appeal (Oct. 31, 2013)

Local music films at Indie Memphis - Bob Mehr, The Commercial Appeal (Oct. 31, 2013)

Indie Memphis Highlights - John Beifuss, The Commercial Appeal (Oct. 31, 2013) 

Indie Memphis Review: 'Escape From Tomorrow' - John Beifuss, The Commercial Appeal  (Oct. 24, 2013)

Indie Memphis Opening Night Lineup - John Beifuss, The Commercial Appeal  (Oct. 24, 2013) 

 Indie Memphis Fest announces strong movie lineup - John Beifuss, The Commercial Appeal  (Oct. 3, 2013)

Indie Memphis is an ArtsMemphis supported 501(c)3 non-profit organization and a silver-level GuideStar Exchange participant. Contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law. 

Indie Memphis is an ArtsMemphis supported 501(c)3 non-profit organization and a silver-level GuideStar Exchange participant. Contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law. 

The spring 2014 issue of MovieMaker names Indie Memphis one of "50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee" for the second straight year!

The spring 2014 issue of MovieMaker names Indie Memphis one of "50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee" for the second straight year!

MovieMaker calls Indie Memphis "one of the coolest film festivals around" in their Winter 2014 issue, calling out the festival as one of the reasons Memphis has made their "Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker" list on three separate occasions!

MovieMaker calls Indie Memphis "one of the coolest film festivals around" in their Winter 2014 issue, calling out the festival as one of the reasons Memphis has made their "Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker" list on three separate occasions!

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