Shorts ‘Paperman’ and ‘Curfew’ Win Oscars, ‘Inocente’ is 1st Academy Award-Winning Kickstarter Film - NoFilmSchool | Documentary Landscapes | Scoop.it

Another year, another Oscars, but this one was very special to the indie community for one major reason: the documentary short Inocente made history as the first Kickstarter film to win an Academy Award. Hollywood might have just started noticing the crowdfunding platform recently, but independent films have benefitted greatly over the last few years, and Kickstarter has been involved in a number of festival and award-winning films — including a few Oscar nods