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What should you make films about?

Posted in Uncategorized by binaryrecordingstudio on May 26, 2013

J.J. Abrams made a name for himself in television, but he’s become been one of the biggest film directors in Hollywood, movies like Mission: Impossible III and the Star Trek reboot. Recently he sat down with BAFTA Guru to talk about his career and his advice for aspiring filmmakers. 

Can you fund a independent film with Kickstarter?

Posted in Uncategorized by binaryrecordingstudio on January 15, 2013
 Check out the stats put out by Kickstarter Statistics (April 28, 2009 — January 1, 2013)
 
 
  1. Total pledged: $102.7 million 
  1. Total collected: $85.7 million
  2. Total backers: 891,979 
  3. Funded projects: 8,567
In the past three years, nearly 900,000 people have pledged their support to an independent filmmaker on Kickstarter, pledging more than $100 million to features, documentaries, shorts, webseries, and other film and video projects. Nearly $60 million has been pledged in the past 12 months alone. Not Bad!