Crowdfunding for British Film

Creative England’s ishorts filmmakers get funding boost as their Crowdfunder campaigns unlock 40% more fundingNineteen of the UK’s hottest new producer/director teams have raised £40k through – helping them to unlock £100k of match funding as part of Creative England’s iShorts initiative.The iShorts campaign, delivered in partnership with Crowdfunder, as part of the BFI NET.WORK,[…]

Crowdfunding Film: £100k boost for English Film Industry

Creative England has selected 19 new producer/director teams as part of a nationwide search to find the country’s best new filmmakers. 

iShorts is a short film initiative delivered as part of the BFI NET.WORK. Following hundreds of applications from aspiring filmmakers, the winning teams will each receive £5k of funding Creative England. 

In addition, each[…]

Crowdfunding for filmmakers

New filmmakers from across England will launch crowdfunding projects as a part of Creative England’s annual short film initiative: iShorts.Following hundreds of applications from aspiring filmmakers, 19 producer / director teams have been chosen to receive a share of just under £100k from Creative England. 
Each team will also launch a campaign on Crowdfunder giving them[…]

Latest success: The Girl Who Ran Away

Our success this week was a film project titled; The Girl Who Ran Away (scared) From The World. They were looking to raise £500 to make a beautiful film about a girl named Alice. They successfully finished this week on 106%.The film will present the story of Alice, a young girl (11 yrs) who is isolated from[…]

Two projects succeed this week.

This week we are pleased to say that New Memories For Old and Solider Godfather have both smashed their targets and raised more than their target amounts.New Memories For Old was a photography project founded by a group of BA Hons photography students from Cumbria. They wanted to showcase photographs that explore the memory –[…]

Massive Success for The Hitch finishing on 167%

Our latest project to reach success is The Hitch, a romantic comedy produced by third year Film and Television Production students at the University of Westminster. This was a huge success for the student group who managed to complete their project with a massive 167%.The group were looking to raise £800 but ended up gaining[…]

Latest film project, Waking Up, gets funded

Today the Crowdfunder team are really happy to say that Waking Up joins our growing list of successfully funded projects. The budding film producers behind the short film managed to raise their target amount of £1,000.The short film Waking Up takes an interesting turn on the classic fairy-tale Sleeping Beauty. After pricking herself on the[…]

Huge congratulations to all three projects who raised their funding last week

We want to say a huge well done to Rejects of Retail, Shattered and Growing Pains who all managed to reach their target amounts (and some) last week. We love funding creative projects here at Crowdfunder and all three of these are just that.Rejects of Retail is a multi-camera sitcom made by third year BA[…]

Massive congrats to the third year television students who reach their £200 target

The Crowdfunder team are really excited to announce that a multi-camera studio production team have raised their target £200 to make JIM, within 30 days.The team needed £200 to pay for production costs for their sitcom called JIM. The money was used for the background set and other expenses. All of their actors has agreed to[…]

New Project Arrives to Crowdfunder – The Remy Awards

The Crowdfunder team are really excited to start working with The Remy Awards, the latest project to go live on the site.We can’t wait to start working with Amanda to help fulfill many budding film makers dreams.The Remy Awards is an annual awards ceremony, designed to recognise, celebrate and award the talent of today’s youth in[…]

The success of Crowdfunding films

Crowdfunding is just beginning to gain mass popularity and understanding and there are now crowdfunding projects covering a plethora of subject matter from food to fashion. One of the industries which has used crowdfunding most successfully is the film industry. Many films have raised money to complete production – from short films and documentaries through[…]