As the movie industry slowly goes through major changes, unusual funding methods might start to be more prominent. Crowd-sourcing isn’t a fringe tactic any longer, when Ridley Scott is using it to gather footage for a film (following in the footsteps of Bruce MacDonald and others) and Kevin Smith has talked about using the method to finance a film.

Now David Lynch is getting into the game. He’s producing the last of three documentaries about, er, himself, and is offering a handful of goodies to those who drop a $50 investment on the film. Read More »