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Kickstarter Films at TIFF 2014

  1. The History of #1 UPDATED

    On March 3, 2015, at around 12:20 PM, Pebble, in its new form as Pebble Time took the top spot from Coolest Cooler as the most funded project in Kickstarter history (complete with a promotional Vine about the whole thing). While Pebble Time is the latest project to hold the crown, it's not the first. Fourteen projects have held the title of Kickstarter's all-time most funded project. Here they are in chronological order.

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  2. A Day at the Edinburgh Fringe: Lucy Benson-Brown

    Kickstarter creator Lucy Benson-Brown has a one-woman show about a girl named Cathy who discovers a box of her mother's Kate Bush records and starts listening to them. She's performing her show, Cutting Off Kate Bush, at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She offered to keep a little diary of what that's been like, which you can read below.

    The second weekend of the Edinburgh Fringe was an absolute whirlwind. This weekend seemed perhaps the busiest out of every weekend I’ve ever experienced at the festival. This is always good news for artists, but of course with the crowds comes the competition so it was an early start with lots of flyering for the show in Bristo Square near the Gilded Balloon. Cue Kate Bush costume and lots of red balloons!

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