Book Trailer Building Blocks

Friday 5:00 Room 2

Presenter: Ja-ne de Abreu


Learn about the various components of how to create captivating book trailers. During this session you will receive the information to further your knowledge about writing an effective script, video filming and selection, voice over creation, music, special effects, stock usage, and sound effects. There will be examples of effective and ineffective book trailers to show how small changes can make large differences. Audience interaction will be sure to be lively and add to the fun presentation.

Ja-ne de Abreu

Ja-ne de Abreu

After getting a degree in Creative Writing from the University of New Orleans, Ja-ne de Abreu spent twenty years working in the production industry for many shows such as LOSTGilad’s Bodies in Motion, and The Descendants, to name a few. Fulfilling their creative projects prompted Ja-ne to manifest her own. She is now a multi Telly award winner and focuses on telling stories through various methods like video, writing, photography, and cooking. Ja-ne created JMFdeA Press in 2020 to provide a venue to help others tell their stories.</a