Reinvent the Role of the Audience in Film
How will audience involvement with cinema evolve with increased digital access?
The audience has the power to shake up the current system of film production. What they want and what they will pay for is of critical importance in the decade ahead. Everything else follows: the artists who connect with their audience will succeed. The businesses that cater to their audiences will grow. The biggest manifestation of the new power of audiences is the crowdfunding of films, and that’s what much of the roundtable conversation focused on. What can today’s crowdfunding experiences tell us about the future of the industry?