Justin GiddingsJustin Giddings, Filmmaker / The Kickstarter Guy
Justin Giddings is a classically-trained actor who got tired of waiting for permission to be creative and turned to filmmaking to continue his exploration of the human condition. His films have won multiple festivals around the globe and have received international distribution with companies like Gaiam TV and Gunpowder & Sky. He's also an international speaker & teacher on crowdfunding having raised over $8.5 million for indie film projects through his company The Kickstarter Guy. He is also the co-founder of Film Festival Mastery, a training program for filmmakers seeking to optimize their film's festival experience, and Decision-Maker Meetings, a consultancy that helps filmmakers connect directly with high-level industry decision-makers.