And you can create it in only a few hours and save money, too.The six steps in the book are these:-Understanding when you need a sizzle reel and determining your message-Deciding what to include in a sizzle reel and writing the script ...
Author: Gini Scott
6 Key Steps to Create a Powerful Video Sizzle Reel to Sell Your Book, Script, Product, or Service provides a guide to all the steps you need to create a sizzle reel, also called a book trailer, script trailer, or promotional video. It is usually about 2 minutes, and it provides a quick dramatic overview of your project to help you pitch it and promote it. Whether you are looking for publishers, producers, customers, or clients, the sizzle reel can help whatever you are pitching stand out. And you can create it in only a few hours and save money, too.The six steps in the book are these:-Understanding when you need a sizzle reel and determining your message-Deciding what to include in a sizzle reel and writing the script-Setting up a script for narration-Getting photos and video clips-Setting up the credits, contact information, and music-Completing your sizzle reel and using it for promotionThe author Gini Graham Scott is a highly qualified expert on creating and using sizzle reels for promotion. She is a screenplay writer, indie producer, and TV game/reality show developer, plus a nonfiction writer who has published over 200 books, 50 for traditional publishers and 150 for her own company Changemakers Publishing. She also writes, reviews, and ghostwrites scripts and books for clients. She has created several dozen sizzle reels for her own books, films, and services and for clients, which are featured at www.mypromeo.com. She has written scripts for 20 feature films and has written and executive produced 10 film and TV projects. Her IMDB resume is at http://imdb.me/ginigrahamscott. She is the author of four books on filming, including The Complete Guide to Writing, Producing and Directing a Low-Budget Short Film and Finding Funds for Your Film or TV Project, both published by Hal Leonard. Other books on the film industry are The Complete Guide to Distributing an Indie Film and Marketing Films to Millennials and Baby Boomers. She has written over two dozen scripts for clients, adapted from their novels, memoirs, or script ideas. She reviews books for film potential and writes treatments and scripts for two major companies that publish books and showcase them at major book fairs. Her website for publishing and writing is www.changemakerspublishingandwriting.com. Her website for feature films, documentaries and film/TV series is at www.changemakersproductionsfilms.com