In order to determine how to create our horror trailer we handed out a questionaire to fifty people; (The answers that are marked in bold are the most common)
How old are you?
1. Under 15
4. 30 +
What is your favourite genre of film?
How often do you watch horror films?
2. Once a week
3. Once a month
What do you think are the main conventions of a horror film?
What do you think makes a good location for a horror film?
Who do you prefer to be a victim in a horror film?
What name sounds suitable for a horror film?
1. Simon Says
2. One Night
3. Psycho Simon
4. Ouija horror
Should the trailer be in chronological order?
What camera angles do you think are most effective in a horror film? (Pick 2)
1. Close up
2. Extreme close up
3. Long shot
5. Medium shot close up
What type of music do you think is the scariest?
1. Slow, quiet
2. Fast, loud