The Art of Film Funding Podcast

The Art of Film Funding Podcast

How to Party With a Purpose and Raise Money for Your Cause, Second Edition

Carole Dean hosts The Art of Film Funding Podcast with interviews with experts on film funding, film finance, film marketing, and film distribution offering advice indie filmmakers.

President and Founder of From the Heart Productions, Carole is also author of the book The Art of Film Funding, 2nd edition: Alternative Financing Concepts and recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from Women in Film and Television for her work supporting filmmakers.

Podcast is guest hosted by Heather Lenz, Roy W. Dean Grant recipient for the award-winning documentary Kusama-Infinity

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The Art of Film Funding Podcast

The Art of Film Funding Podcast

Named one of the Best Film Finance Podcasts of 2023


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