by JuntoBox Films.
JuntoBox Films, a collaborative film studio for filmmakers and fans, announced today it is joining forces with Indiegogo the world’s largest global crowdfunding platform, to help fund and support filmmakers looking to get their projects made. The company also announced the greenlight of “Sharon is Caring,” the 4th project chosen by Forest Whitaker, co-chairman of JuntoBox Films, as part of the company’s slate of crowdsourced independent films. Both announcements were made today at the American Film Market®in Santa Monica.
The partnership with Indiegogo includes the creation of a JuntoBox Films branded “Partner Page” on Indiegogo.com and an opportunity for thousands of films currently on the Indiegogo platform to have access to the production, mentorship and distribution services provided by JuntoBox Films.
“Everyone has a story to tell, and we believe everyone should be given a voice,” said Forest Whitaker, co-chairman of JuntoBox Films. “This partnership with Indiegogo represents another step toward using social collaboration and the elements of our digital world to empower the voices of independent filmmakers everywhere.”
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