Micro-budget filmmakers are often far more focused on the creative aspects of their projects than the business side. This can pose challenges for those aiming to raise a substantial budget for their films, as many don’t know where to start, or simply assume crowdfunding is their only option.
In today’s episode, we break down the basics of each of the major financing options indie filmmakers have at their disposal. Topics covered include: crowdfunding, private equity, foreign pre-sales, distributor financing, and more. We also discuss how to identify which financing model is most relevant for any given film, based on the goals and objectives of the filmmakers behind the project
Check out Episode 47: 5 Options For Financing Your Independent Feature Film
Noam Kroll is an award-winning Los Angeles based filmmaker, and the founder of the boutique production house, Creative Rebellion. His work can be seen at international film festivals, on network television, and in various publications across the globe. Follow Noam on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for more content like this!