Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Scroll down
Special Event

Award This! Film Threat’s Annual Independent Film Awards 2023

NR Play trailer

Back To What's On

Award This! Film Threat’s Annual Independent Film Awards 2023

Award This! Film Threat’s Annual Independent Film Awards 2023

Film Threat's Award This! is an event with a mission — to champion independent films across diverse categories. Film Threat recognizes these indie films each year with a ceremony hosted by actors, comedians and critics. Walk the red carpet, join us for cocktails and the awards presentation itself. Meet independent filmmakers and the nominees for this years' event.

"An awards show you can actually attend and walk the red carpet!"

Film Threat's Award This! is the only award show where the general public may attend by simply buying a ticket. (Try getting tickets to the Oscars!) This year, Film Threat's Award This! event includes a fundraiser for the Frida Cinema, Orange County's only non-profit independent movie theater.

The Award This! nominees were selected from over 2,000 indie films reviewed by Film Threat in 2022/2023.

"A massively entertaining night of celebration and industry socializing."

This years' vastly differing nominees have battled the media, beaten the system, escaped serial killers, and survived Hollywood in the utterly unique Award This! bold and diverse categories including Indie Sci-Fi, Indie Horror, Indie Comedy, Indie LGBTQ+ Film, Indie Action/Thriller, WTF Indie, Indie Romantic Comedy, Indie Drama, Music Documentary, Pop Culture Documentary, Socially-Relevant Documentary, Best Director, Best Directress, Indie Made for Less Than the Contents of an Oscar Gift Bag (Under $100K), and Indie Movie of the Year.

We hope you join us for this very special evening!

$125 VIP Tickets (VIP) Admission to the main theater with preferred VIP seating, free drink tickets, pre-show cocktail reception, red carpet photo ops, after party + a gift bag.

$50 Gold Tickets (Special Event) Admission to the main theater, after party and overflow theater, free drink tickets + a gift bag.

$20 (GA) for overflow theater admission to watch the show live.

  • Rating NR
  • Running time 180
  • Genre Special Event

Movie Times

Sunday, December 10th