The 2016 Atlanta Film Festival Campaign has just over a week left! Contribute now!
You might have already heard, and you might have already pledged (thank you!), but we are running our third Kickstarter campaign to raise money to bring in more filmmakers to... Read more
This is it: the last two days of the 2014 Kickstarter campaign to bring filmmakers to the 2015 Atlanta Film Festival.
We have three things for you in this final (?) update of the 2013/2014 ATLFF Kickstarter Campaign.
1. We've reached that point: the last 48 hours of the... Read more
11 days and $8498 to go! You joined us in 2014 -- come back for more fun in 2015.
Last year you collectively contributed nearly $18,000 to bring filmmakers to Atlanta during the 2014 Film Festival. Artists like This year we've gotten off to a slower start,... Read more
Let's do this Kickstarter thing again! (Final backer update #1 of 3)
Hello Kickstarter friends!
We can call you friends, right? You showed great faith in ATLFF last year and trusted us with your money, your time, and your attention. We accomplished... Read more
New ATL filmmaker projects, the Kickstarter Film Fest, and gearing up for 2015.
It's been a while since you've heard from us, which is probably the way it should be when it comes to Kickstarter projects that have come and gone.... Read more
Thanks to you, we're having an amazing festival in 2014.
Hey, we did it! We took the money you so generously pledged back in December and we used it to help more filmmakers, panelists, and jurors come to the festival,... Read more
Tonight's the night! Kickstarter Backers Mixer at Highland Ballroom.
Bring a friend! The Backers Mixer is during the Happy Hour in the filmmaker lounge, which is open to the public. To make it special for our Backers Mixer, however,... Read more
Backers Jury gives 2014 ATLFF Filmmaker to Watch Award to "The Bravest, The Boldest"
Color me red-faced, Batman -- we got this announced in the Backers Jury Facebook group, on our web site, and in our regular email newsletter, but forgot to post an... Read more
Backers Jury - last day to vote!
Hey all -
Just three weeks leftuntil the Atlanta Film Festival begins! Your generous contributions have helped make it even better than ever, and we'll be sharing the names... Read more
Last rewards now online, plus a message for chicken wing lovers.
Kickstarter is now measuring time in hourswhen counting down the time left in our campaign, so we guess things are really serious now. We’re at $15,816 with 324 backers... Read more
One more time - thank you! Plus, a stretch goal.
To have reached our goal with a week to spare has put us over the moon. We’re really excited about the artists and industry vets we’ll be able to bring... Read more
You did it.
From Chris Holland, Operations & Marketing at ATLFF -
This afternoon, we reached our goal of raising $13,000 to bring more filmmakers to the Atlanta Film Festival this coming spring.... Read more
Walk With the Dead! Plus Who Are "Our Filmmakers?"
We've just posted some new perks on the project page.
- $150 - Atlanta Movie Tours will take you and a friend on an interactive tour of Atlanta's favorite shooting spots,... Read more
Closing in on $13,000, and a few things about us
Kickstarters: holy cow, you guys are amazing.
This week you really got behind the campaign and, as of this writing, brought us all the way to $11,602. We're not... Read more
Who's Afraid Of The Mid-Campaign Slump? Plus: The Power Of A One-Dollar Pledge.
Hello Kickstarters! In this update:
- New perks
- “State of the Campaign” webinar on Tuesday afternoon (and more exclusive backers-only crowdfunding tips on the way)
- The power of a dollar on... Read more
Sundance Artist Services' Joe Beyer on Crowdfunding. The Magical 30% Tipping Point,
Hello Kickstarters! Thanks for your interest in and support of our campaign to bring filmmakers to the Atlanta Film Festival in 2014.
In this update:
- Crowdfunding with Sundance Institute’s Joe Beyer... Read more
Turkey, Please! A Thanksgiving Reward
New reward level for Turkey Day
As this message makes its way to you across the webbernetters, you (or someone you know) is deep in the throes of Thanksgiving Day... Read more
Make a pledge, get a poem. Plus: a free webinar on launching your own Kickstarter campaign.
We're four days into the Kickstarter madness with another 26 to go, and we've raised $1113. The pace will really need to pick up in coming days to reach our... Read more