This week, I’m celebrating the launch of my new book ‘How To Crowdfund Your Film‘. It’s published by Creative Essentials in physical and Kindle editions.
To coincide with the launch, I thought I would tackle a related question from a reader who got in touch to ask about the rewards offered on crowdfunding sites. In the past, I have looked at the number of rewards offered but this reader was specifically asking about the success of different types of rewards. i.e. not what filmmakers want to offer but rather what backers want to accept.
So I gathered data on rewards for all Kickstarter film projects launched between April 2009 and May 2018 – that’s 466,998 rewards in total – and set to work.A quick primer on crowdfunding
Let’s start with a …