From the page to the silver screen: 47North (Amazon
Publishing’s Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror imprint) is joining
forces with Amazon Studios to announce a contest to create the official
book trailer for Seed, the new gothic horror novel by debut
author Ania Ahlborn just published this week. The creator of the
winning trailer will receive $3,000, with the fan favorite getting a
$500 Amazon gift card and 10 runners up each receiving a copy of the
book signed by the author. More information about the contest can be
found at Amazon Studios [link].
tells the chilling story of Jack Winter, a man who miraculously
survives a violent car crash only to face a profound evil from his past –
a dark force now hungry for his angelic youngest daughter. It has
received exceptional reviews on Amazon.com, with fans calling it “gripping,” “spine-chilling,” “terrifying” and “hugely entertaining.”
The winning trailer should convey the dark and suspenseful atmosphere
and tone of the book, along with key plot points and/or primary
characters, in a short 30-90 second clip. This unique opportunity for
filmmakers also represents the first time Amazon Studios has run a
trailer contest focused on a book.
All applicants should submit trailers via Amazon Studios by August 31st. The winners will be announced on September 20th.