by FILMPAC When it comes to trailers, most people think of the high-energy productions that preview an upcoming feature film. But these days, everything seems to have a trailer: events, album releases, documentaries, music videos, retail products, and even books. If you can learn to take advantage of this key aspect of marketing your project, […]Read more "5 Key Tips To Edit A Great Trailer"
by Alejandro Medellin, Shutterstock With over 440 sound effects, you have just about every sound you can imagine for any project. Whether you need the sound of a creaking door to add suspense to a scene, or increasingly faster and louder drums for an epic trailer, this collection has it all. The best part is that […]Read more "440+ FREE Sound Effects for Your Next Project"
by music-for-video.com If you’re looking to expand your Sound Effects arsenal with massive and powerful cinematic whooshes, this collection of cutting edge swooshes, swishes, and transition sounds has you covered! Edited and ready to use in your video, music production, trailer, games, commercials, movies and more applications. Whooshes Pack 01 brings you 150 professionally designed […]Read more "150 Free Cinematic Whoosh Sound Effects"
by Tanner Shinnick, PremiumBeat.com (This is an excerpt.) Typically, a sizzle reel is a three to five minute summation of your story’s main plot points, narrative approach, direction, and introduction to your main characters. Unlike a stylish, marketing-motivated trailer or demo reel, a sizzle is a cohesive, narrative visual approach that gives your audience an ultra-clear look […]Read more "The Importance of Creating a Sizzle Reel"
BY JOHN FRANCIS MCCULLAGH A good trailer can be one of the strongest marketing tools for your film or video, but a bad one can tank the project altogether. Trailers have come a long way. From long pieces that basically revealed the entire story and would “trail” after the end of a movie, to fast-paced, […]Read more "Make Your Next Trailer Unforgettable!"
by Auralnauts Auralnauts provides you with the fun and winning formula that turns any trailer into the blockbuster smash hit of the season the way it was meant to be. Support link: Website: https://www.auralnauts.com/Read more "How To Make A Blockbuster Movie Trailer"
by Jennifer Grisanti Before you take a pitch meeting for your series or film, you’ll want to put together your pitch papers. If you’re unfamiliar with what that looks like, Grisanti shared a template for writers to check out. INSPIRATION Start your pitch off with passion. Tell them what inspired your story. If there is a […]Read more "The All-Important Pitch Meeting "
By Danny Greer, Premiumbeat Download this collection of high-quality sound effects for your films and videos. We’ve curated this collection of free SFX to give your trailers MAXIMUM impact. It’s the hallmark of every action trailer: driving music and booming sound effects, building in intensity and power toward a pivotal climax. With the Trailer Construction Kit (Lite Version) from PremiumBeat, […]Read more "Free Epic Sound Effects for Film & Video Trailers"
July 9, 2015 by Robert Hardy, nofilmschool Nothing makes or breaks an audience’s expectation for a film like a trailer. On one hand, a well-cut and expertly crafted trailer can stoke an audience’s imagination, giving subtle, yet alluring hints of the film’s plot, style, and overall tone. If the trailer audience likes what they see, […]Read more "How to Cut a Badass Trailer for Your Upcoming Film"
April 20, 2015 by De Hann Ballesteros After 10 years of experience creating videos, from Macromedia Flash, Adobe After Effects CS3 to CC, I thought it might be cool to share some of my new AE projects files with you. Originally I started out in Fine Arts, majored in painting, but soon realized that video […]Read more "More FREE After Effects Templates"