One Way To Make Money: Ask People For It

Friday, August 30, 2013


This year has seen big crowd-funding successes, as films by Veronica Mars creator Rob Thomas and actor Zach Braff were put into production based on pledges from fans. Brooke talks crowdfunding past and future with Roman Mars, host of the show 99% Invisible, who used Kickstarter to fund his third season.


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Brooke Gladstone

Comments [1]


Your mention of Kickstarter reminded me of "The Lizzie Bennet Diaries," which just won the Emmy for interactive media. I think it would make a great topic for your show because it takes an old story and applies all modern media to it, ie YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, and yes, Kickstarter.

Sep. 03 2013 09:33 AM

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