Making a novel come to life is a thrilling experience. And when a team of talented people joined me to create a trailer for my fantasy story, pouring their hearts into the project, I just can’t express the thrill! More
Reminder: In this year’s Festival, we have added a micro-trailer category: The best trailer running 15 seconds or less will win $100—while also qualifying for the $3,000 Grand Prize. Do the math: If your 15-second trailer wins the top prize, you will earn $200/second.
Here’s an example: a 15-second book trailer created by Allen Bronstein.
There’s no denying that the film industry is changing. Distribution is being uprooted, everyone has a video camera in their pocket, and equipment is cheaper and more portable than ever. Filmmaking is being democratized, put into the hands of the people who go out and create stuff. Supporting this development, MixBit sponsoring Project Next, a contest to find talented student filmmakers More
- Our 2013 Trailer contest is now open for submissions. There’s a new 15-second trailer prize category + a special prize for trailers shot with a smartphone. Deadline extended by our marketing partner Withoutabox to December 1, 2013. This is the final date.