Crowd Funding: Good for Film Makers?

Some independent film makers plan to reject equity crowd funding for various reasons, including that it will not raise sufficient capital to create a professional looking movie, there will be too many investors, sophisticated (read, large) investors will shy away from a project that is not  “exclusive,” the funding platforms will not help (ie, promote) the raise, and most projects will just fail.

Read this producer’s argument here: http://www.filmnotes.net/category/film-financing/

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About JeffKoeppel

I am a corporate/securities attorney in the Washington, DC area. Prior to joining the firm, I was a Senior Attorney Advisor in the Division of Corporation Finance at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. I am a member of the Bars of the States of Maryland, New York and the District of Columbia. You can also follow this blog on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jeffrey-a-koeppel/0/63/5a9
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