Welcome to IFSOC

IFSOC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization EIN 26-0643145, based in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Our mission is to support and promote independent filmmaking in the Pikes Peak region.

The Indie Spirit Film Festival showcases the work of independent filmmakers in beautiful Colorado Springs, Colorado. ISFF is about filmmakers, audiences and film professionals establishing a relationship and supporting independent film.

The Annual Colorado Short Circuit Film Festival returns for a 6th consecutive year… and in 2022! We are returning as a live event at the Ivywild School Event Center in Colorado Springs, CO.

Peak Film Forum offers the opportunity to meet others in the Colorado Springs area working or interested in the filmmaking process. Come network, and get constructive feedback on scripts and scenes.

Upcoming events

Ivywild School Gym

Ivywild Movie Night: HOCUS POCUS

Join us for a special October screening of the cult classic HOCUS POCUS inside the Ivywild School Gym on the

Ivywild School

Colorado Short Circuit 2022

Join us for our 6th annual all-Colorado short film festival with over 40 short films! COLORADO SHORT CIRCUIT 2022 inside

Cottonwood Center for the Arts

Peak Film Forum – October 2022

We are celebrating Arts Month in Colorado Springs! There are so many ways to engage with Arts Month. Explore how

Cottonwood Center for the Arts

Three Nights of Horror

Our Celebration of Arts Month Continues! The Independent Film Society of Colorado (IFSOC) presents the 7th annual “Three Nights of

Cottonwood Center for the Arts

Sundance Shorts Film Festival 2022

2022 Sundance Film Festival Shorts Tour official trailer from Sundance Shorts Tour on Vimeo. Join us for the annual SUNDANCE

Ivywild School & Millibo Theater

Indie Spirit Film Festival – 2023

      We are back for a live event in beautiful Colorado Springs on July 7, 8, 9th 2023.

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We are about filmmakers, audiences and film professionals establishing a relationship and supporting independent film. Each year, ISFF has showcased an average of 50 films from all over the globe, covering a variety of subjects and genres. The festival has quickly become one of Colorado Springs’ largest film festivals, with numerous filmmakers and film fans attending screenings, Q & A sessions, filmmaker panels, parties and receptions.

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