Brainpool

Founded

1994



Overview:
Brainpool TV GmbH is a German television production company located in Cologne. It was a subsidiary of VIVA Medien AG between 2001 and 2006, until a management buyout in January 2007. The Movie 'Stromberg - Der Film' was Crowdfunded with 1.000.000 € in one week by 3.000 fans in December 2011.


Industries:
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Media
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Entertainment



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2 shared patterns
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2 shared patterns
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2 shared patterns
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2 shared patterns
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2 shared patterns
Business Model Patterns:

Crowdfunding

How they do it: Brainpool successfully crowdfunded the production of the movie ”Stromberg”. Each crowdfunding investor participated and made a return from the movie’s proceeds.

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Digitization

How they do it: Brainpool founded an online comedy video on-demand-platfrom called ”MySpass” solely distributing its content online financed through advertising. The content is partly content from TV made available online or exclusive additional content.

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Hidden Revenue

How they do it: Brainpool’s video-on-demand platform MySpass is available for free but financed with video advertising (comparable to traditional TV advertising).

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