Tagged: film

Director Guillermo Del Toro Reportedly Gives Funds To Fan’s Indiegogo Film Campaign

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Earlier this month, aspiring writer and director Shane Vader launched a campaign on Indiegogo to raise only $666 for his new film, Higher Powers. Vader describes the film as a satirical thriller that is about a small-town police department invaded by a dangerous and power-hungry supernatural… Read More

“Super Troopers 2” Officially Back Into Production (Again)

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On Thursday, the crew of Indiegogo-funded Super Troopers 2 announced that the highly anticipated film is once again back into its production stage. Back in spring 2015, production studio Broken Lizard announced the sequel just 14 years after the first film’s release at the 2001 Sundance Festival…. Read More

James Earl Jones to Join Cast of Kickstarter-Funded Film “Atlas of the Soul”

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Over the weekend, creators of the Kickstarter project, Atlas of the Soul, announced Star Wars legend, James Earl Jones, is set to join the cast of the upcoming romantic drama. The film, which debuted on the crowdfunding platform in May 2015, successfully raised $29,476 from 180 backers and is described as “an… Read More

Olga Kurylenko to Star Alongside Antonio Banderas in Equity Crowdfunded Film “Salty”

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Olga Kurylenko has reportedly signed up to join the cast of the equity crowdfunding film, Salty. This news comes nearly two months after Antonio Banderas signed up to star in the upcoming movie. As previously reported, the project first appeared on SyndicateRoom in 2014. The offer allowed smaller… Read More

Creators of Crowdfunding Success “Star Trek: Axanar” Unveils Trailers Midst Lawsuit (Video)

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Just six months after Paramount and CBS announced they have filed a lawsuit against Star Trek:Axanar for copyright infringement, creators of the crowdfunding success have unleashed the film’s first two trailers. The film has raised over $1 million through Indiegogo and Kickstarter campaigns. Although it is considered a feature film,… Read More

UK Film Company Launches Seedrs Initiative to Secure £120,000 For A Movie Adaptation of Peter Flannery’s Novel “First And Only”

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Seeking to bring Peter Flannery’s novel, First And Only, to the big screen, a UK-based studio with the same name as the book has launched a Seedrs initiative to raise £120,000 for the film’s production. The thriller, which was published through Amazon, has had over 60,000 downloads since its… Read More

Update: Kickstarter For Chuck Palahniuk’s “Lullaby” Film Adaptation Captures $250,000 Funding Target

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With less than two weeks until its Kickstarter comes to an end, Chuck Palahniuk’s Lullaby film adaptation project has successfully secured its initial $250,000 goal. As previously reported, Oregon independent filmmaker, Josh Leake, and his team at Mindpollen Studios launched the Kickstarter initiative for the 2002 novel. Palahniuk is an American novelist and… Read More

Former “Power Rangers” Actors Team Up For Indiegogo-Funding Film “The Order”

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KAsh Pictures, a Los Angeles production studio, has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $100,000 for the new film, The Order. The action-packed movie will star various actors of the hit TV series, Power Rangers.  The Order follows a group of vigilantes who often shadows… Read More

IndieCrowdFunder Forms Partnership with Actors & Artists Agency

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Actors & Artists Agency, described as one of the fastest growing full-service entertainment industries, has formed a partnership with investment crowdfunding platform IndieCrowdFunder.  The arrangement seeks to provide Actors & Artists filmmakers access to both accredited and non-accredited investors.  The deal will also strive to… Read More

DreameGGS Wants to Bring China Money to American Filmmakers

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  There is a tidal wave of Asian money that wants to head to North America and diversify into different asset classes.  Yet Chinese officials have made it challenging for many individuals to move money out. DreameGGs is a relatively new platform that is seeking… Read More

Russo Brothers Offer Up “The Avengers: Infinity War” Set Passes to Backers of Indiegogo Project “Dizzy Pursuit”

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On Wednesday, Captain America: Civil War directors, Anthony and Joseph Russo, announced they have joined forces with writer/director Jay Alvarez to produce Indiegogo funding project, Dizzy Pursuit. Alvarez and his team hit the crowdfunding platform earlier this week to raise nearly $30,000 for the production of the film. Dizzy Pursuit is described… Read More

Oregon Independent Filmmakers Launch Kickstarter For Movie Adaptation of Chuck Palahniuk’s Novel “Lullaby”

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This week, Oregon independent filmmaker, Josh Leake, and his team at Mindpollen Studios launched a Kickstarter initiative to raise $250,000 for the film adaptation of Chuck Palahniuk’s 2002 novel, Lullaby. Palahniuk is an American novelist and freelance journalist, and is known for his other novels including Fight Club.  Lullaby… Read More

IndieCrowdFunder Receives Title III Crowdfunding Approval

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IndieCrowdFunder, a platform designed to provide crowdfunding services for Hollywood professionals, has received FINRA approval to operate as a funding portal under Title III of the JOBS Act.  IndieCrowdFunder joins a growing list of platforms that have applied and since been approved to sell securities… Read More

Antonio Banderas Signs Up to Star in Equity Crowdfunded Film “Salty”

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Antonio Banderas has signed up to star in the equity crowdfunded film Salty. In 2014, the project launched an investment campaign on SyndicateRoom. The offer allowed smaller investors to participate in the film project for as little as £1000. The offer later closed having raised… Read More

“Ugly Americans” Director Seeks $100,000 on Indiegogo For New Adult Animated Film “Adventures of Drunky”

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This week, director of Ugly Americans, Aaron Augenblick, and his team at Augenblick Studios, hit global crowdfunding Indiegogo to raise $100,000 for his latest project, Adventures of Drunky.  The rated-R adult animated film’s synopsis reads: “The Adventures of Drunky is about a hapless barfly named Drunky (Sam Rockwell)…. Read More

Hello Hollywood: Legion M Preps Reg A+ Offer for Fan Funded Films

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Great art isn’t made by committee–it’s made by empowering great artists (and then getting out of their way!). Legion M is looking to a wider audience of committed fans and investors to finance their vision of a new century media entertainment company. Launched this past… Read More

“Code 8” Nears $1.7M During the Final Hours on Indiegogo

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With less than 24 hours until its highly successful Indiegogo campaign comes to an end, upcoming film Code 8 has successfully secured nearly $1.7 million thanks to over 19,000 backers. The film, which was introduced to the global crowdfunding portal by Arrow stars Robbie and Stephen Amell, takes place in a… Read More

Don Cheadle Discusses the Creation of Indiegogo Project “Miles Ahead”

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Following the premiere of Miles Ahead in New York City and Los Angeles, actor and director Don Cheadle chatted with Vice about the Indiegogo project’s creation and his appreciation for the musician Miles Davis. Academy-Award nominated actor launched a campaign on the global crowdfunding platform for the… Read More

Kickstarter’s “Bill Nye Film” to Premiere Extended Trailer at Tribeca Film Festival

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David Alvarado and Jason Sussberg, the filmmakers behind the upcoming Bill Nye Film, announced on Friday that they will be taking over the Tribeca Film Festival movie theater to show an extended trailer of the documentary on Saturday evening at 7 p.m. The project surfaced on the… Read More