Crowdfunding is the latest way to finance projects or company startups. Much like selling shares in a corporation many people buy a few shares until the total funds needed are raised. With crowdfunding the total amount of money being raised is usually very small compared to what a corporation would be trying to raise. Also there is currently no government oversight or special rules to follow so anyone can do crowdfunding without hiring lawyers and investment bankers to guide the way.
Can Anyone Crowdfund a Movie?
Crowdfunding is a viable option for any filmmaker from rank beginner to advanced professional. The key is to do it right. The following ideas should help you on your way to a successful funding of your film.