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"...When it reopens in the spring, the expanded and remodeled AFS Cinema will be that arthouse. And you needn’t click your ruby slippers to accomplish this goal: An Indiegogo pledge will get the job done...."
"...She's searched far and wide for a space that can be transformed into San Marcos' very first LGBTQ hang-out space and gay bar: The Walk-In Closet. An Indiegogo campaign to help create the space was launched at the end of October..."
"...The BBQ with Franklin web series is set to debut October 25, but KLRU kicks off an Indiegogo campaign today to raise $16,000 to support production of the show. No doubt there will be delicious donor thank-you gifts for this project...."
"...The international consortium of independent movie theatres Art House Convergence, along with Indiegogo, is bringing Art House Theater Day to cinemas across the country. The celebration of culture and community that arthouse theatres make possible will take place in over 195 theatres this Saturday, September 24...."
"...Partially, we wanted to showcase the Indiegogo campaign for "unreliable documentary" Preternatural because it looks like a solid project put together by a talented team of Austinites...."
"...The BBQ with Franklin web series debuts on YouTube October 25, but KLRU's Indiegogo campaign to raise the $16,000 necessary to produce the entire 8-show series is ongoing. As of yesterday, the campaign had raised over $10,000 but still needs more donors...."
"...Marc Hofstatter, head of film for fundraising platform Indiegogo, sees that development as the standard growing pains of any disruptive technology. He said, "What was HBO in the beginning? What was AMC in the beginning? It just takes time and a few strong case studies for someone to say, 'OK, this is legit, this makes sense.'"..."
"...Pledges start as low as $10, for which the backer will receive a Facebook shout-out for their donation, up to $1,000 for a day on set plus an associate producer credit. Find out more at Indiegogo.com. Also Fundraising Now:..."
"...What are the perks? $50 gets you early digital access to the finished short, while higher pledges include a wrap party invite and dinner with the director. Head on over to Indiegogo to help them reach their goal...."
"...So naturally, Fusebox wants to do it again. But it still costs Fusebox to put on the festival, and its Indiegogo campaign – which ends just after midnight tonight – is seeking $30,000 to help it keep the festival free..."
"...The feature centers around a couple whose marriage slowly crumbles as their hometown begins to unveil a sinister and life-threatening truth. Last push for $5,500 by April 3 via Indiegogo...."
"...Among the Dead is one of a slate of films on Indiegogo promoted with the Austin Film Society (previous projects have included Emily Hagins' My Sucky Teen Romance, animated short "The Oceanmaker", and the New York premiere of SXSW 2014 title Ping Pong Summer). If you're eager to keep an eye on Austin projects looking for crowdfunding, bookmark the AFS Indiegogo page...."
"..."Iris" is the latest project from Good Idea Fairy Productions. They describe it as "a short film set in a world crossing the boundaries between art and reality, where truth pierces with every brush stroke." Their last shot, "Weird Shit", hit its $1,500 Indiegogo target back in April..."
"...In the meantime, there's other news from AFF HQ – namely that after 10 years of involvement, seven as the festival's film program director, the very savvy and dry-witted Kelly Williams is moving on. Well, not entirely: He'll be hanging around long enough to assist new Film Program Director Stephen Jannise with programming the Austin Screens and Comedy Vanguard sections of the festival, but Williams' intent is to focus on producing, including "Hellion," the new short by Kat Candler, which shoots next month (see www.indiegogo.com/hellion for info and how to contribute)..."
"...That's Austin-based teen filmmaker Emily Hagins' video pitch for her third feature film, as posted on the IndieGoGo.com independent film-funding platform. IndieGoGo, similar to other new-paradigm funding websites such as the equally popular Kickstarter.com, is part of a new wave of Internet-indigenous funding sites that allow filmmakers to shoot their own pitches for potential investors, place them online with accompanying relevant information and particulars about the upcoming productions, and then, essentially, try to meet a capped amount of donations in a given amount of time..."
"...This year, Riley hopes to take it one step further. For the next two and a half days, readers, community members, and art enthusiasts can donate to Gender Unbound’s Indiegogo campaign to help Riley pay the festival’s participating artists..."
"...The team is aiming to raise $50,000 by March 14 through Indiegogo, and here's the best part: You won't be backing a project that sounds better than it will actually look. Pippin and company have already produced a sample reel to show the diversity and ingenuity of ideas they hope to stimulate...."
"...More info on their Indiegogo page or at www.virgincheerleadersinchainsthemovie.com, and here's Gannaway making his pitch for the $60,000 he needs to get the movie made. Whether it all comes from crowdsourcing or not, he's committed to make the film, and hopes to build a whole community around the project...."
"...They have a prototype and a plan, but they turned to Indiegogo to crowdfund their way to a final product. With three days left in their campaign, they've already demolished their $125,000 goal with $362,517 and counting in pledges..."
"...27. More info on Indiegogo...."