CROWDIT SUPPORTS SPRINGFIELD AREA FILMMAKERS BY OFFERINGCOMPLIMENTARY CROWDFUNDING TO COMEDY FILM COMPANY
Brutal Brothers Films awarded
by CrowdIt in SATO48 film contest
SPRINGFIELD, MO, May 3, 2013
for the “New American Dream,”
today announced that a local film company, BrutalBrothers Films, will receive a crowdfunding opportunity at no charge, as part of the
Award” given at the
SATO48 film contest for Springfield and the Ozarksfilmmakers. Brutal Brothers Films will have the opportunity to expand productionthrough raising capital and networking on CrowdIt(www.crowdit.com). If the project is
submitted by June 1, 2013, it will be eligible to win an additional $10,000 from CrowdIt(http://crowdit.com/LaunchChallenge).
“We are excited to have CrowdIt partner with us in i
nspiring creativity and supporting thearts
Kyaw Tha Hla, co-founder of SATO48 with Jeff Clinkenbeard.
Crowdfunding has launched many fledgling filmmakers to big time success and CrowdItoffers additional features such as networking and peer review that will be extremely
valuable for Brutal Brothers Films.”
CrowdIt CFO, Paul Freeman, presented the
Award,” which recognizes
filmmakers with big long-term ideas, to Brutal Brothers Films on May 2 at therecognition and awards ceremony in Springfield, Mo.
This year was the eighth anniversary of SATO48. The contest gives contestants 48 hoursto create and produce a short film using specific themes and props given at the start of thecontest.
“I look forward to seeing Brutal Brothers use CrowdIt to
achieve their dream
,” saidFreeman. “Their mission to create
a production studio for filmmakers is exactly the typeof project we like to see on CrowdIt and we can provide them with tools beyond fundingfor long term growth and success