The CV Indie Film Awards

GINA CAREY FILMS presents.. "The 2nd Annual CV Indie Film Awards"

Come join us for an enchanting evening as we honor the cinematic achievements of Indie Filmmakers, Actors/Actress from the Coachella Valley, all over California & surrounding states. "The 2018 CV Indie Film Awards “will be held at "JPL", 39001 Monterey Ave, Rancho Mirage, CA, 92270.

The event will be held on Monday October 8, 2018 @ 6pm - 9pm. With special performances by National Recording Artist/Saxophonist Will Donato , (Guitarist, Darrell Crooks) Comedian John Hill, Barry Minniefield & Abigail Carter. Special guest presenters , Vicki Gunvalson from the The Real Housewives of Orange County (2006–present), , A-List Awards (2008) , Who Wants to be a Millionaire & Watch What Happens: Live , Film Critic for KMIR , MIX 100.5 , The Filipino Channel , and The Critics’ Choice,"Manny The Movie Guy", Dave Acosta (Radio Presenter, Jammin 99.5FM) , Anup Kulkarni (4-time Academy Award winning film Life of Pi, the award-winning film Thor: The Dark World, Tracy & Phil Dietlin, CV Weekly, Celebrity Stylist & Owner Karl Vasquez, Levi Vincet, CEO/ President Palm Springs Film Alliance & more. and more.

The CV Indie Film Awards is an awards show that gives recognition to the Independent Film Community. CVIFA strictly focuses on recognizing and rewarding true Independent films with limited budgets (low & Micro budget films only). We recognize talented actors, actress, cinematographers, screenwriters, producers, directors and a multitude of films from multiple genres.

Tickets are now available


$25.00 per person (including children)


Awards Show

Live Entertainment

Buffet Style Dinner (both non-vegetarian and vegetarian options)

​Seating is limited


Films from the Washington Film Festival screening at the World Film Fair

Director: Gina Carey