FUNDRAISING INNOVATIONS

How to start making money before picture lock

Raise money, build partnerships, and engage core audiences

Cutting Edge FundraisingCutting Edge Fundraising
FUNDRAISING INNOVATIONS

How to start making money before picture lock

Cutting Edge FundraisingCutting Edge Fundraising

Raise money, build partnerships, and engage core audiences

FUNDRAISING INNOVATIONS

How to start making money before picture lock

Cutting Edge Fundraising

Raise money, build partnerships, and engage core audiences

WATCH THE RECORDING

The most creative filmmakers are pioneering strategies to pitch funders and get paid with little more than a trailer, work-in-progress clips, and pitch deck.

Legendary distribution strategist, Peter Broderick and I cover Creative Fundraising essentials including:

  • Fundraising using work-in-progress footage, or scenes that won’t make the final cut
  • Hosting a fundraising virtual event with partners before your film is complete 
  • Pitching partners for funding during production then again during distribution

About Your Instructor

About Your Instructors

Keith Ochwat

Keith is the founder of the Show&Tell virtual screening platform and leads the Show&Tell educational course.

After producing his own documentaries for 12 years, he’s advised hundreds of filmmakers on their distribution fundraising strategy.

He's delivered keynote presentations on distribution at filmmaking organizations like IDA and IFP and his work has appeared in IndieWire and Documentary Magazine.

My approach to fundraising and distribution has been featured in:

Peter Broderick

Peter Broderick is a leading Distribution Strategist.

As President of Paradigm Consulting, he spearheads the distribution of documentaries and consults with independent filmmakers and companies around the world.

Peter helps design and implement customized strategies to maximize revenues, audience, and impact.

His keynotes, workshops, and Bulletins have charted a widely-used roadmap through the New World of Distribution.

The Show&Tell Method

Traditional fundraising & distribution no longer work. We’ll show you effective new approaches & teach you how to use them.

We’ll teach you to secure a PBS broadcast, sell sponsorships, pitch funders & more.

Join our global community of supportive filmmakers for feedback and networking.

Learn at your own pace with our library of 100+ video Guides & online courses.

Create cinematic virtual events. Sell tickets, receive donations, collect emails.

Interested in being a part of our growing filmmaker community?

Apply today and get notified about our next enrollment.