CineCoup Film Fans Play a Key Supporting Role

CineCoup Goes Live!


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Sign Up
  • Become a CineCoup fan to help projects advance
  • Sign up with Facebook (encouraged!) or email
FAQ: What's a Watchlist?
Explore Indie Film Projects
  • Explore by genre and location
  • Watch concept trailers
  • Visit often to watch new videos and help us pick the best
FAQ: What's a Watchlist?
Add Projects to Your Watchlist
  • Review projects and meet the teams
  • Add projects to your Watchlist to track their weekly progress
Be Social!
  • Share the love! Promote your favourite projects and teams across social networks
  • Tell friends and share the CineCoup experience
FAQ: How does voting work? FAQ: What are fan missions?
Earn Influence & Votes
  • Participate in weekly fan missions to earn votes
  • Rate, review and comment on projects to earn more votes
  • Cast votes for your favourite projects during scheduled voting periods (Top 60, Top 40, Top 15, Top 5)
FAQ: What's a Superfan?
Become a Superfan
  • Superfans compete for the glory of CineCoup fandom -- and a seat on the final selection jury!
  • The most active fans earn the most votes and will be recognized on the CineCoup Superfan Leaderboard (announced in Week 5)

The CineCoup Film Accelerator: How it Unfolds...

Filmmaker Applications
  • A filmmaking power trio
  • 2-minute trailer for a feature film concept
  • Social connections
Social Selection Funnel
8 WEEKS: February 28, 2013 through April 28, 2013
  • Fans sign up, explore projects, watch concept trailers and weekly mission videos
  • Filmmakers execute weekly missions to package their projects and build audiences
  • Fans earn votes and influence to help their favourites advance
  • Fans cast votes during scheduled voting periods for Top 60, Top 40, Top 15
  • Filmmakers with best performance on content, promotion and votes advance
Finalist Slate
7 WEEKS: April 29, 2013 through June 12, 2013
  • Top 10 projects are optioned for development and run crowdfunding campaigns
  • Fans watch and weigh in on weekly filmmaker missions
  • Superfans compete for an advisory seat on the final jury
  • Fans, Filmmakers and CineCoup vote to decide the Top 5 Finalists
  • An industry jury evaluates Top 5 project packages and team performances
  • One project is selected for up to $1 million (CDN) in production financing and guaranteed release in Cineplex theatres
Accelerated Production
6 MONTHS: mid-June through December 2013
  • Script and marketing strategy development
  • Pre-production
  • Production
  • Edit and post-production
  • Publicity
Cineplex Theatrical Release
Winter 2014
A bold, fan-endorsed indie film on Cineplex big screens...