How Film Finance Expert Tom Malloy Raised Over 25M

film finance expert Tom Malloy

When I got started in filmmaking, one of the biggest mysteries was how filmmakers found investors. I spent countless weeks and months seeking answers to the age old questions all indie filmmakers have: “How do I raise money to make my movie?” That one question sent me on a quest that involved dentists, doctors, car […]

Film Crowdfunding

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There are a lot of filmmakers who think it’s still 1990. While it is nice to dream of Hollywood deals, the Modern Moviemaker refuses to ask permission. Film crowdfuding is gaining popularity as a viable way to raise money for movies. Aside from raising money, the more important aspects of crowdfunding include testing, proving and […]

Modern Moviemaking Manifesto Explained

For those of you who are adding your own thoughts to the Modern Moviemaking Manifesto, what I’m proposing is easier said than done. It is easy for me to talk about the success of our first feature. It is much more difficult to admit that our second feature bombed miserably.

SEC, IPO, Filmmaking and Movie Investors

Securities and Exchange Commission Image via Wikipedia Have you heard of people going out to the stock exchange and buying shares of stock? Have you heard about an IPO, which is an Initial Public Offering? Both examples revolve around the public side of investing. If you’re a well established company and meet the stock exchange […]