by Michelle Meyers.
Lee is the latest (and probably most influential) filmmaker to turn to the crowdfunding site for financing. He hopes to raise $1.5 million for his next feature film, which he says is about people “who are addicted to blood.”
Acclaimed filmmaker Spike Lee on Monday launched a campaign on the Kickstarter crowdfunding site in hopes of raising $1.5 million for his next feature flick about people who are “addicted to blood.”
“Filmmaking is what I do. Filmmaking is what I love. And you guys help me keep it going. This is a mother******* tough business, and I’m going to keep fighting the powers that be,” Lee said in a video on the Kickstarter site (and embedded below) as he explained his plea.
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