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  1. 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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  2. '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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  3. '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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  4. 'Wish I Was Here' Trailer: Zach Braff Has Family Problems (Video)

    10:43 am 5/19/2014

    Focus Features is set to release the actor-director's Kickstarter-funded "Garden State" follow-up, which also stars Kate Hudson and Mandy Patinkin, on July 18.Read more

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  5. Filmmaker Accuses Kickstarter of Censoring 'Gosnell' Abortion Movie

    1:08 pm 5/1/2014

    "They need to be honest and announce that certain opinions and ideas are not welcome,” says independent producer Phelim McAleer, who has now placed the censorship message on a billboard which went up a half-mile from Kickstarter's New York headquarters.Read more

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  6. Courtside at the Knicks Game With Spike Lee: One Kickstarter Backer Tells All

    11:47 am 4/22/2014

    Penny-stock trader Tim Sykes reveals what it was like to like to sit on the floor at Madison Square Garden, part of his reward for his $10,000 donation to the director's crowdfunding campaign.Read more

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  7. Abortion Doctor Kermit Gosnell Eyed as Topic of TV Movie (Exclusive)

    12:49 pm 3/28/2014

    Independent filmmaker Phelim McAleer says liberal Hollywood has ignored "the biggest serial killer in American history -- he's a real-life Hannibal Lecter" and his film is "going to fill that gap."Read more

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  8. 'Johnny Bravo' Creator, Erasure's Vince Clarke, Medal of Honor Vet Join Forces on Video Game

    8:30 am 3/27/2014

    The creative partners will launch a Kickstarter campaign for "Dancers of War" -- described as "a cross between 'Rambo' and 'Footloose,' the good version" -- on March 31.Read more

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  9. Canadian Securities Regulators Unveil New Crowdfunding Rules

    6:58 am 3/21/2014

    Provincial agencies have put limits on startups looking to raise equity to address concerns about online fraud. Read more

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  10. 'Veronica Mars' Kickstarter Backers to Receive Refunds After Digital Download Snafus (Report)

    11:08 pm 3/14/2014

    Dissatisfied supporters of the crowdfunded film had trouble accessing their copy of it, delivered via Flixster and UltraViolet.Read more

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