Because music was such a big part of this film, I decided to make two separate trailers for it to present how music and cryptic images can have a huge impact on a film’s message. That said, I wanted to see what I could do with two separate genres: suspense and drama. As both trailers imply, the movie has quite a few things going on. For example, there is intense violence and vague detail in one trailer, while the other seems to have a touching story between a man and a young girl. More
You may enter this year’s Festival using the services of FilmFreeway. Moviemakers pay nothing extra–just the regular Festival fee (currently $15 for students and $25 for everyone else).
The feedback we’re getting is that FilmFreeway’s customer service is terrific. That certainly has been our experience from the Festival side.
You may, of course, enter the competition using our online submission form, but we urge you to give FilmFreeway a try. Setting up your submission information with FilmFreeway will enable you to enter a wide variety of other festivals.
We do request that before submitting with FilmFreeway, you visit our contest page to make sure that you qualify. You’ll also note that to enter the competition, you will need to upload your trailer to either vimeo.com or youtube.com.
Movie fans voting at IMTF have chosen Elcid Asaei’s book trailer—“Feral Youth”—for this year’s People Choice Award. The trailer previews author Polly Courtney’s novel of the same title. You can see the trailer here.
Second place in the popular competition went to another book trailer—”The Sound Machine”—based on a short story by Roald Dahl. The trailer was directed by Britney Ngaw, Katya Lukin, Elena Tranze & Karla Balcaceres. You can see the trailer here.
Winners of this year’s Grand Prize and other jury awards will be announced on August 15.
- The 2014-2015 Trailer Contest is Over. Results Will Be Announced August 15.