Join IFP Chicago as we SCREEN the 32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards during our 2017 Member Appreciation Party at RockIt Bar & Grill

Celebrate the year's best in independent film with our amazing community of creatives as we screen the 32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards. Enjoy great drink specials and appetizers provided by Rockit Bar & Grill.

We'll also be celebrating the tremendous work done by our members in the last year with a sneak peek screening of our IFP Chicago Members Reel! IFP Chicago turns 30 this year, so come kick-off the year-long celebration with us and the Spirit Awards at Rockit Bar & Grill!


Ticket pricing information:

IFP Chicago members: FREE

General public in advance $15

General public day of: $20



The Film Independent Spirit Awards celebrate artist-driven filmmaking and recognizes the finest achievements of today’s independent filmmakers.

IFP Chicago members are given the privilege of deciding which independent film nominations should be recognized and celebrated by voting in the Spirit Awards. During voting season, current IFP Chicago members have the opportunity to vote for nominated films and to receive select DVD and online screeners for voting consideration.

In coordination with Film Independent, IFP Chicago presents free, members-only screenings of selected Film Independent Spirit Awards nominated films. These screenings are open exclusively to IFP Chicago members.

This year we screened's Film Independent Spirit Awards nominees in the category of Best First Feature. Thanks to all who came out! Review our full schedule HERE.