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Crowdfunding Factoid #2

The final crowdfunding rules from the Securities and Exchange Commission are contained in a release that is 686 pages long. Advertisements

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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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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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Film Crowdfunders Should Note Beginning of Exhibition Revolution

Crowdfunding filmmakers should take note of the unnoticed revolution on film exhibition with the day and date release of the much maligned Sony movie “The Interview.” For the first time, a studio movie was released in theaters and online (not … Continue reading

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Movie Crowdfunder Profits From First Dollar

Filmmakers can now go from pre-production to distribution and make a profit from the first dollar if they follow the Hal Hartley business model. The indie auteur crowdfunded his most recent picture “Ned Rifle” that was shown at the Toronto … Continue reading

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Biggest Crowdfunded Movie Gets Release Date

The biggest crowdfunded (studio) movie to date, “Veronica Mars,” is set to be released by Warner Bros on March 14, 2014, a year and a day after its Kickstarter campaign that raised over $5.7 million commenced. The IndieWire article says … Continue reading

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Crowd Funding Legitimized?

More crowd funded films are finding their way into theatrical distribution. Variety announced today that Drafthouse Films has acquired North American rights to Filipino crime thriller “Graceland” with plans for a limited theatrical and VOD release next year. http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118058483.html?cmpid=NLC|DailyHeadlines

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