Jan Leitenbauer, M.A. is a professional video editor, blockchain enthusiast, and NFT collector.
He is the co-founder of the NFT startup MovieShots, which converts still images from movies into NFTs.
He completed the MOOC "Introduction to digital currencies" at the University of Nicosia and received his Bachelor and Master in "MultiMediaArt - Video" at the Film University of Applied Sciences. Jan Leitenbauer is involved in directing, editing and writing short films as a filmmaker and is a founding member and artist of the crypto-collective CryptoWiener.
The crypto market offers new opportunities for financing creativity and its outcome. But are the promises of this new market sustainable, or are they just illusory promises?
Project financing is in flux; much of what seems self-evident today may soon no longer be. Experts from business, science and the creative industries shed light on the pros and cons of the crypto market and analyze whether the new opportunities are really sustainable. From their point of view, what will and must change in the future in order to offer creatives a certain degree of security in terms of the financial component they need to continue working?