2014 Schedule
Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

How Crowdfunding Killed Hollywood w/ Adam Carolla

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In a rapid-fire repartee, million-dollar crowdfunding comedian Adam Carolla and FundAnything founder, Bill Zanker, will detail how crowdfunding is disrupting the way movies are financed and produced. Adam will explain how he created a digital empire against all odds and developed one of the most downloaded podcast series in history. He'll also describe how he raised $1.5 million on FundAnything.com and disclose the secrets to crowdfunding a successful campaign. You'll learn which rewards have the greatest impact and how to tap into your social network to reach your goals. Learn also why people are trying to shut down podcasters and Adam's latest campaign on FundAnything. And finally, we'll discuss the future of filmmaking and film financing as crowdfunding explodes into the mainstream. The 40-minute talk will be followed by 20 minutes of fat Q&A. You'll laugh, you'll scream, AND get psyched!


Adam Carolla

Pres & Founder

Carolla Digital

Bill Zanker

Pres & Founder


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