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Indiegogo Moving Up Film Crowdfunding

The Sundance Film Festival saw another raft of crowdfunded films. Most came from Kickstarter (18), but Indiegogo is now in the race (with 3). Indiegogo said that film funding jumped 123% last year, while Kickstarter’s film business dropped 2%. Don … Continue reading

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Film Crowdfunder To Distribute

Film crowdfunding web portal Seed & Spark is reported to have opened a new division that will distribute films funded through that site. IndieWire reports that the division named Bright Pictures will focus on experimenting with creative distribution strategies, in … Continue reading

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Get A Crowdfunding Certificate!

How do you make money from crowdfunding without crowdfunding? Teach about crowdfunding. Raindance, a UK, educational-production company, notes that 60% of all film crowdfunding campaigns fail. To “help” struggling artists, it is offering a GBP249 course on how to do … Continue reading

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Film Crowdfunding For a Pre-Release Window

Film crowdfunding is about to change in order to finance larger budget pictures. In addition to getting movie “swag” from the producers, the idea is to provide donors with a “fan window,” a right to see the movie before the … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Filmmakers Seminar

IFP’s Made In NY Media Center and the web portal Indiegogo are hosting a seminar on crowdfunding for filmmakers on June 29, 2015, 6:30 to 9 PM EDT at 30 John Street, Brooklyn, New York, 11201; (718) 729-6677; community@nymediacenter.com. Register online, get a 10% … Continue reading

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Kickstarter Passes $100 Million in Pledges for Documentary Films

Crowdfunding documentary films is now almost the norm for Kickstarter which has passed the $100 Million in pledges threshold recently. Although most filmmakers use the rewards-based funding for only a part of their financing, it seems that there are other … Continue reading

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Crowdfunded Films Now Have Distribution Available

Filmmakers who crowdfund the financing for their films on Seed&Spark, now have a theatrical, VOD and digital distribution outlet. Seed & Spark has pacted with Verizon, Emerging Pictures and Quiver to place a film that has garnered a $3,000 marketing … Continue reading

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