Filming the Book Trailer Part III: Canoodling Cousins

This is part of the Bittersweet Book Launch case study, where Dan Blank and Miranda Beverly-Whittemore share the yearlong process of launching her novel. You can view all posts here.

by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore

My cousin  and her boyfriend were game to join in the fun this weekend. They let us put them in costumes and film them while they snuggled on the floor of a screen-in shed and they never complained once.

Kai getting the best angle:

Rubidium getting a different angle on things:

Lots of smart people helping me:

The director:

We finally found our shot: