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    The Top 8 Challenges of Crowdfunding: An IFP Film Week Perspective

    Crowdfunding has become a go-to method for indie filmmakers, but they are facing lots of obstacles. We outline the top 8 challenges in crowdfunding.

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    7 Things NOT To Do on Kickstarter: A Cautionary Tale

    Here we tell you what not to do on Kickstarter.

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    How Piracy Helped 'The Man From Earth' Become A Viral Sensation and Inspired A Sequel

    "The Man from Earth" co-producer and director Richard Schenkman explains how illegal pirating helped his film break even and fueled a Kickstarter campaign for the sequel.

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    5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (and Film Fans) Need to Read: Harry Knowles on Kickstarter, Target Gets Into the Streaming Business and More

    Harry Knowles hit his Kickstarter goal; GetGlue has a new, updated app, and other tech news for filmmakers and film fans.

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    5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (And Film Fans) Need to Know: VHX Gets Big Backers and More

    VHX gets big backers, PBS explores digital cinema, and more tech news for filmmakers (and film fans).

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    Top 10 Most Creative Celebrity Kickstarter Backer Rewards: From Golfing with Tom Sizemore to Wearing Spike Lee's Old Sneakers

    We’ve rounded up 10 of the craziest celebrity Kickstarter backer rewards. Note: it's not too late to golf with Tom Sizemore!

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    5 Tech Stories That Filmmakers (And Film Fans) Need to Know About Today: Piracy Helps Small Films, Kickstarter Goes Down Under and More

    A controversial new report suggests that some small films might actually benefit from internet piracy and more tech stories you need to read today.

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    Sylvester Stallone Takes to Kickstarter After Investor Pulls $250K from 'Reach Me' (VIDEO)

    Sylvester Stallone's "Reach Me," directed by John Herzfeld ("2 Days in the Valley"), recently hit a snag when one of its investors pulled $250K worth of funding out of the picture. And so -- ta da! -- Stallone, Herzfeld and producer Cassian Elwes are now on Kickstarter to crowdfund the rest of the f...

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    Casting Watch: Spike Lee's Kickstarter Joint, 'Da Blood of Jesus,' Adds Michael K. Williams UPDATED

    With Spike Lee's blood addiction comedy now successfully funded on Kickstarter (its campaigning ended August 21, with a little over $1.4 million raised), the director has clearly found a preferred method for getting the word out about his films. He recently used the site to announce the casting of b...

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