Film Funding

Film Funding | How To's | New England

Crowdsourcing for Filmmakers: Indie Film and the Power of the Crowd

30 Nov , 2017 | Written by Richard Botto | Posted by:

Film slate open on its side

Author Richard “RB” Botto shares tips on crowdfunding for filmmakers with NewEnglandFilm.com in an excerpt from his book Crowdsourcing for Filmmakers: Indie Film and the Power of the Crowd.

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Film Funding | Kickstart New England | Massachusetts | Reports

Kickstart John T. Maye’s Jupiter Lift

19 Aug , 2017 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

A screenshot of mountains in yellow and purple light from the Jupiter Lift trailer.

Massachusetts filmmaker John T. Maye seeks Indiegogo support for his film Jupiter Lift, about three friends on a road trip who face off against a monster from Jupiter. Show your support.

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Film Funding | Filmmaking | Kickstart New England | Massachusetts

Kickstart The Musicianer

15 May , 2017 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Filmmaker Beth Harrington seeks $39,000 in Kickstarter support for her digital series The Musicianer, featuring Canadian musician Petunia, of the band Petunia & the Vipers.

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Company/Organization Profiles | Film Funding | Filmmaking | Massachusetts | New England

Fiscal Sponsorship: Filmmakers Collaborative

4 Apr , 2017 | Written by David Pierotti | Posted by:

NewEnglandFilm.com’s David Pierotti sits down with Filmmakers Collaborative Executive Director Laura Azevedo to discuss the work they do mentoring and supporting independent filmmakers from New England and beyond. (Video Edited by Ruby Rosenberg)

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Film Funding | Kickstart New England | Massachusetts | Reports

Kickstart New England: The Empty Chair

1 Mar , 2017 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

In this series, NewEnglandFilm.com profiles film projects seeking crowdfunding. Here, filmmakers are seeking funds for a web series The Empty Chair, which will tell the story of the loss of one man, and in doing so, explore the broader issues of grief, death, and how society navigates these challenges.

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Company/Organization Profiles | Film Funding | New England

Equity-Based Film Crowdfunding Sites

23 Jan , 2017 | Written by Evan Crean | Posted by:

Now that you know the important steps needed to use equity-based crowdfunding from our Filmmaker’s Guide to Equity-Based Crowdfunding, you can start investigating websites to assist with your fundraising efforts.

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Film Funding | How To's | New England

Filmmaker’s Guide to Equity-Based Crowdfunding

23 Jan , 2017 | Written by Evan Crean | Posted by:

Donation-based sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo aren’t the only way to crowdfund a film. You can also leverage equity-based crowdfunding, which is more complex, but allows you to raise much larger sums of money. Here, NewEnglandFilm.com explains how you can use this lesser known method to finance your project.

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Females in Film | Film Funding | Internet | Kickstart New England | Massachusetts | Reports

Kickstart New England: F*CK YES

19 Sep , 2016 | Posted by:

F*CK YES, a web series produced by an all-female production team, shows that talking about sexual consent doesn’t have to kill the mood and, in fact, can enhance it. Now, they need your crowdfunding support on Seed&Spark to raise money for season two.

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Film Funding | Kickstart New England | Reports | Rhode Island

Kickstart Omar Sosa’s 88 Well-Tuned Drums

23 Aug , 2016 | Posted by:

Award-winning RI-based filmmaker Soren Sorensen seeks community support for the release of his latest documentary Omar Sosa’s 88 Well-Tuned Drums.

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Connecticut | Film Funding | Kickstart New England | Rhode Island

Kickstart Imagine Kolle 37

4 Aug , 2016 | Posted by:

Imagine Kolle 37 seeks completion funds for post-production. All contributions are tax-deductible through the film’s fiscal sponsor Center for Independent Documentary.

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