Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Kickstarter

  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Spike Lee's List of Films All Aspiring Filmmakers Must See

    Spike Lee (who writes everything in title case but won't tell you the title of the film he's raising money for on Kickstarter) has just posted a list of the films every aspiring director must see to his Kickstarter campaign. It's the list he gives to all of his students on the first day of classes ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    Steven Soderbergh Backs Spike Lee's Kickstarter Campaign

    Steven Soderbergh has donated $10,000 to Spike Lee's Kickstarter campaign, which has already broken the $100,000 mark.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (And Film Fans) Must Read: Netflix Expands, Spike Lee Kickstarts And More

    Netflix expands beyond series into original documentaries and stand-up specials and other daily tech news filmmakers need to know.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Spike Lee Joins Kickstarter, Looking to Raise $1.25 Million for a Film on Blood Addiction (VIDEO)

    Spike Lee has joined the quickly growing group of celebrities turning to crowdfunding for their upcoming films. Lee is looking to raise $1.25 million on Kickstarter for his next project, which will center on "human beings who are addicted to blood."

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Does Spike Lee Have a Kickstarter? Sho-Nuff You-Dig! Does He Have a Script? Unclear.

    According to the Kickstarter video on Spike Lee's $1.25 million campaign page for "The Newest Hottest Spike Lee Joint," a few weeks before shooting the campaign video, one of Lee's students told him about the recent successes of the "Veronica Mars" and Zach Braff Kickstarter campaigns.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Get a First Look at the 'Veronica Mars' Movie That Made Kickstarter History in This New Trailer From Comic-Con

    Like it or not, the "Veronica Mars" movie Kickstarter opened a new frontier for crowdfunding, proving that film projects can raise more than microbudgets on the site, that people are willing to contribute to a project that's associated with a major corporation if it allows them to make a movie happe...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Kickstarter Gives Back What Public Television Takes Away, 'Citizen Koch' Makes Kickstarter Goal

    After The New Yorker profiled the story of Carl Deal and Tia Lessin's loss of a grant for their Sundance competition title "Citizen Koch" from public television producers ITVS, the filmmakers received an outpouring of support. The filmmakers, who made the stellar Katrina doc "Trouble the Water," we...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Here Are 5 Essential Tips For Casting Your Micro-Budget Feature

    Although they have over a dozen years of experience in film and television production, when Scott K. Foley and Josh Rosenberg set out to make a micro-budget feature, they hadn't anticipated how challenging it would be to cast the lead. Of course, there are countless undiscovered actresses out there ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    It Ain't Easy Being Kickstarter: The Pains of Growing Bigger

    As the highest-profile crowdfunding site on the web, Kickstarter has received the majority of the backlash, specifically against celebrities on its platform. Two recent news stories about Kickstarter have much to say about the difficult position Kickstarter is in as the great democratizer in creati...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Here Are Indiewire's Top 10 Articles of the Week: The 2013 Indiewire Influencers, Remembering James Gandolfini, Our Fall Festival Wishlist and More

    With the release of our first ever industry list with the Indiewire Influencers, it was an undeniably major week for us here at Indiewire. Following the list's Monday release, we turned our attention towards both the Emmy's upcoming nominations announcement and the potential films of the fall festiv...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • BET Networks Announces New Programming ...Shadow and Act
  • "Jane Got A Gun" Gets a New Release ...Box Office Insider
  • Watch: Trailer For Clark Gregg's Hollywood ...The Playlist