crowdfunding

George McWhirter

New lit mag breaks genre barriers and snags award-winning poet for contest judge

Award-winning poet George McWhirter to judge inaugural Magpie Poetry Award

The haunting story of local filmmaker Daniel Northcott's dying wish

When Vancouver’s Erin Northcott inherited the estate of her late brother, 29 year old filmmaker Daniel Northcott, she found herself in possession of over 1,000 hours of verite-style footage from each...
Adam Chapnick of crowdfunding site Indiegogo at the Grow Conference in Vancouver

Adam Chapnick of Indiegogo shares insights on the art and science of a million-dollar campaign

What does it take to create a successful online crowdfunding campaign?

Vancouver's Weeve brings free crowdfunding alternative to Kickstarter and Indiegogo

Imagine a fundraising website with all the benefits of Kickstarter or Indiegogo, but doesn't take a cut: it sounds like a non-profit organization's (NPO) dream. This type of...

Crowd-funding jumpstarts indie filmmaking

Guardian "angels": Why crowd-funding is the new, net-savvy way indie filmmakers are getting investments for their work and for their dreams.