Please visit our TOTAL TRANSPARENCY DASHBOARD. It shows you everywhere people are contributing to projects. You can sort by specific project, genre, and sub genre. This is an experiment! Please send us feedback of how we can make it more useful to you in your audience building adventures.
All right, everybody. The Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film released a really depressing study: 12% of protagonists are female. Only 30% of SPEAKING ROLES are given to women. Women of color are almost left out entirely. The headline in Indiewire was actually, “Sorry Ladies.”
Seed&Spark’s WishList—which allows our crowdfunding filmmakers to build an itemized, wedding registry-esque list of the most important items they need for their production—is proving to be a valuable source of insights into how independent filmmakers are approaching their fundraising efforts, and how audiences are responding. Here are a couple observations from a quick look at the data.
Below is a breakdown of the total fundraising targets for each WishList category across all successful projects over the past two years: