Golden Trailer Awards presented to the best movie trailers of the year

The Golden Trailer Awards (GTA) celebrate the hard work editors put into movie trailers to best advertise their films. GTA was founded in 1999 and is based in New York City. Every year thousands of trailers are reviewed and submitted into the dozens of categories featured by GTA. The categories include Best Action, Best Horror, Best Documentary, Best Music, and of course the coveted Best … Continue reading Golden Trailer Awards presented to the best movie trailers of the year

Almost any film trailer can be analyzed using the three-act structure

Every story ever told follows the same basic formula known as the three-act structure, and movie trailers are no exception. The three acts are labeled setup, confrontation and resolution, and each contain key plot points that drive a story forward. Movie trailers usually contain all but one key plot point, the falling action. If trailers revealed elements from the film’s falling action then, obviously, the … Continue reading Almost any film trailer can be analyzed using the three-act structure