17 August 2012 10:03 AM, PDT | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

I like what the filmmaker did with the promo trailer; it's convincing. One thing I always encourage filmmakers taking the crowd-funding route to do, is, if you can, giving your potential donors something to look at. Words can only do so much. Especially if few are familiar with your ability, or what you've done previously, if anything. Get a camera and shoot a 2-page scene even. Something. It helps. Anyway, these folks are trying to raise $200,000 to get their film made. Which reminds me of another thing I recommend filmmakers do when using crowd-funding to raise money for their projects - you may want to start out small. When you wonder into 6-figure territory, I think »

- Tambay A. Obenson

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