PRIMARY DATA FOR MY TRAILER BY HANNAH AND KATIE
For our primary data we have created a questionnaire and handed it out to 10 different people. We then collected the data in to see what the results were. WHAT'S BEEN DONE?
We are now going to analyse these results and use it in order to make my overall trailer better for our target audience.
We are planning to create a short teaser trailer about a film called ‘ONE LAST TRIP’. It is about a group of students who go camping in a desolate place; things start to go wrong after they play a prank on there ‘addict’ friend and one by one the teens brutally get murdered…
THE RESULTS The Questions and Answers
GENDER? 4 6 Male Female
AGE? 1 7 2 18 17 16
FAVOURITE GENRE? 2 5 1 2 Action Horror Romance Comedy
DO YOU ENJOY HORROR FILMS? 1 9 No Yes
DO YOU WATCH TRAILERS BEFORE WATCHING A FILM? 1 0 9 Sometimes No Yes
We then asked this question. These were the answers that were given; To see if it’s the film they like To know what it will be about WHY DO YOU WATCH TRAILERS BEFORE SEEING A FILM?
To know the basic plot of the film
We then asked the question above and received these answers; WHY WOULD YOU WANT TO WATCH MY FILM?
Sounds like a classic horror
We asked the participants the question above and these are the answers; Don’t show all the murders WHAT DO YOU THINK WILL MAKE THE TRAILER BETTER?
Quick jumpy sections throughout the trailer
We got the answers as follows; The characters and their personalities WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT THE SYNOPSIS
The idea of students going to a deserted place and things go wrong.
From evaluating the answers that were given, we can see that a lot of people are happy with synopsis and think that it will be a good idea to follow through. However, the questionnaires were given out to classmates therefore the answers that were given may be bias and unrealistic.
From the answers that have been given we will now review it in further depth and decide which part we are going to change in order to make a successful trailer.