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Pay to Play: New Rules for Crowdfunding Publicity

Scary! The number of horror films that are seeking crowdfunding and free publicity from horror fan websites such as HorrorNewsdotnet has gotten so large that the website is requiring any crowdfunder who wants a mention on the site to buy … Continue reading

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“F*%k You All” – A Message From Hollywood

F*%k you all! says German film director Uwe Boll to the crowdfunding public that is now ignoring his crowdfunding campaign. Apparently failing on his third try to raise only $50,000 on Kickstarter for his film “Rampage” (about a mass murderer), … 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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Robot Invasion!

Just to illustrate how crowd funding might change our future, take a look at Roboy, a crowd funded, anatomically correct, humanoid robot. An EU project that is being led by Prof. Owen Holland of Sussex University, it is intended ┬áto … Continue reading

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