Trailer Time: Within Reach

The trailer you are about to watch was one of the “promoted” trailers that came up when I typed in “book trailer 2013.”  I’m glad it was.  Watch to see why:

As you undoubtedly saw, this trailer has everything a good trailer should:

  1. Character introduction
  2. Plot introduction
  3. Intrigue
  4. Suspense
  5. Mix of visuals and text
  6. Compelling sounds and effects

It’s also a video trailer, but it’s not done in a way that suggests a movie-style budget.  The camera shots and acting is professional enough to count as a positive, but also inexpensive enough to be attainable for independent authors.

What does an example like this spark in your imagination?

About Stephanie Allen Crist

Stephanie created and produces in answer to a call from God to use her experiences and gifts to help others. Stephanie is also the author of and two books that can be found on that site. Stephanie strives to share her love, faith, and talents in an inclusive manner to help others who know spiritual pain and who know the bitter taste of the dregs of despair.
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