We recently shot the book trailer for my new thriller novel for middle-graders, Cop & Robber. Here, I share what went into the making of the action-packed 45-second video.
I’ve been making book trailers since my first book release, Mac Slater, Coolhunter in 2008. The trailers back then were very rudimentary, consisting of stills, music and VO, but in the years since, I’ve made animated and live-action trailers that have been
I shot the Cop & Robber trailer with some excellent cast and crew, consisting mostly of talented friends and family. Post-production graphics thanks to the amazing Jess and Georgie from Penguin Random House Australia.
Thanks to everyone who helped me make the trailer. It was lots of fun and I’m really happy with the outcome. Pics in this post are by Amber Melody and Luca Bancks.