Q: Where is the festival being held?
A: Spotlight Cinemas Capital 8 at 201 Columbia Mall Blvd Ste 211, Columbia, SC 29223
Q: Where do I park?
A: Free parking at the theater. You can also consider taking an Uber or Lyft.
Q: Where can I pick up my tickets and passes that I order online?
A: We will hold your passes, shirts, and daily tickets at the check in desk at the theater. You can pick them up anytime after the festival starts.
Q: Will food and beverage be available?
A: Concessions will be available in the theater.
Q: Do you accept credit cards?
A: Yes, we accept all major credit cards.
Q: Can I come and go all day?
A: Yes, your VIP or daily pass allows you to come as go as you wish. Daily tickets are only good for the particular day you purchased it for.
Q: What are the films rated?
A: Most of the films are not rated but some may contain violence, blood, gore, and nudity...you know the good stuff. Check the description of the film online or on the schedule.
Q: Is there a schedule of what films are playing each day?
A: Yes. We will have them posted here or will have one for you to pick up at the fest.
Q: If I am a filmmaker, what should I bring?
A: You want to promote your film so bring postcards, stickers, posters, etc...anything to promote your film. Connecting with the audience is a great way to get votes for the audience choice award.
Q: Where should I stay?
A: Hotels are all downtown in Columbia and close to the theater.
Q: Uber or Lyft?
A: YES!! Both are available in Charleston.
Q: What is the closest airport?
A: Columbia Metropolitan Airport. (CAE)
Q: How can I support independent film?
A: By coming to the fest!