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Are you Greenlit's new marketing hero?

 

Greenlit is the new crowdfunding platform that helps film projects come to life. We work with producers to fund their films and find their audiences. After launching in March, we are now expanding rapidly, and we are currently seeking someone to work with us in assisting the marketing and promotional aspects of our work. As well as working on the site itself, the role will also include working with filmmakers on the execution of their crowdfunding campaigns. We're looking for someone with imagination and organisational skills who will have input into designing our marketing...Read more

Greenlit on the Exit 6 Film Festival blog

Delighted to be interviewed for the Exit 6 blog by Mark Brennan. For those of you that don't know Mark, he's one of the most tireless supporters of the short film form you could meet. Looking forward to collaborating on some exciting things in the future, so please sign up and follow Exit 6 here and stay tuned for more news of our projects.

Interview here.

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New Film Crowdfunding Masterclass dates

We're running another session of our ever-popular two-part crowdfunding masterclass on the evenings of Wednesday 1st May, and Wednesday 8th May. The masterclass takes place, as usual, at City University, Franklin Building, 124 Goswell Road, London EC1V 7DP. (Map here). This is a date change from the course that was originally supposed to run on 24th April.

The course is facilitated by Greenlit CEO Peter Storey, and is for anyone considering running a crowdfunding campaign, or wants to understand the relationship between crowdfunding,...Read more

Our first project goes live - Boudica!

Greenlit's first project, the historical drama Boudica has finally gone live. The short, proof-of-concept film has launched for crowdfunding, with the campaign ending on April 16th., with an expected shoot date in early June.

The driving force behind the film is writer-producer Anna Ruben, who's seeking to recast the Iceni warrior queen as a very contemporary heroine. Anna says, "She's the whole package - warrior, mother, inspirational leader - but who was she really? We know how her story ended, but we don't know how it began. There's a lot of action...Read more

Greenlit launches!

 

After over a year in planning and development, we're delighted to announce that Greenit has finally launched! We're a new, British startup, dedicated to changing the way crowdfunding works for films, and we're working with some great producers on some genuinely exciting projects over the coming months.

So how are we different? Well, firstly we deal with films and only films. You wouldn't market a film in the way that you would a smart toaster or a taco stand, and nor should your crowdfunding campaign be the same. One of the most powerful aspects of crowdfunding is how it...Read more