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  1. How Kickstarter Topped $100M in Documentary Financing (and 10 Unusual Films That Benefited)

    5:00 am 5/21/2015

    'Finders Keepers,' a Sundance sensation that traces the fight over a severed foot, is among the movies that raised money on the crowdfunding site.Read more

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  2. SXSW: 1 in 3 Films in Competition Funded by Kickstarter

    10:30 am 3/13/2015

    28 films at this year's fest raised more than $1.7 million from over 23,000 people.Read more

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  3. New York Times Showcases Short Documentaries Funded Through Kickstarter (Exclusive)

    9:00 am 3/10/2015

    NYTimes.com has created a Made With Kickstarter channel that highlights six short documentaries backed via the crowdfunding platform. Read more

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  4. Kal Penn Thriller 'The Sisterhood of Night' Picked Up By Freestyle (Exclusive)

    2:24 pm 1/21/2015

    It's billed as a modern take on the Salem witch trials.Read more

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  5. TLC's Chilli Talks Kickstarter-Funded Final Album: "We Have to Involve the Fans"

    12:16 pm 1/19/2015

    Rozonda Thomas also talks about whether audio of the late Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes would be included.Read more

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  6. Chinese Web Giant Baidu Launches Kickstarter-Style Service

    3:01 am 9/22/2014

    The fund taps into the country's need for investment vehicles and its love of moviesRead more

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  7. 'Heaven Adores You': Melbourne Review

    7:40 pm 8/4/2014

    This Kickstarter-funded documentary pays loving tribute to the brief but blazing career and legacy of the late troubadour Elliott Smith.Read more

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  8. Artist Gary Baseman Launches Kickstarter Campaign for Ukraine Documentary

    11:48 am 7/24/2014

    Contemporary fine artist and L.A. native Gary Baseman and his director David Charles are utilizing Kickstarter to finance their upcoming mixed-media documentary "Mythical Creatures," based on the lives of Baseman's parents as they survived the Holocaust.Read more

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  9. 'Homeland,' 'Castle' Stars Join Psychological Thriller 'Reparation'

    6:31 pm 7/15/2014

    Writer-director Kyle Ham's film focuses on a farmer visited by a man who claims to be his old friend from the military.Read more

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  10. 'Wish I Was Here' Premiere: Zach Braff on Sharing His Movie With Kickstarter Backers

    11:22 am 6/24/2014

    The actor-director tells THR that without his Kickstarter backers, the movie wouldn't have been made. "I wouldn't have had final cut, and I would've waited," he said.Read more

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