Five Must-Know Facts About Acting Demo Reels
Ready for a reel? ActorIntro breaks down some little-known facts about acting demo reels to help you save time and money.
Thinking of getting a new demo reel? Reels are a fantastic way to showcase what you’ve done in your acting career, but be sure to avoid some common mistakes when getting your reel produced.
Here are our top five factors to keep in mind:
Stop Trying to Put Every Ounce of Footage On Your Reel. As one of our favorite casting directors says, “I know in a minute.” There’s no point in creating a five-minute reel, because it won’t get watched. Only include the best parts of your performance. Keep ‘em wanting more.
Your Missing Footage is Closer Than You Think. The magic of technology makes it easier than ever to get that tape you never got from the production company. Now you can have all your best clips in one place. We are experts at capturing your footage – if it’s out there, we’ll get it fast!
Your Video Online, No Website Needed. Haven’t created your website yet? No problem – we post your reel to your own simple webpage with your headshot and resume, just send the link! We can also upload to YouTube and Facebook, or help you embed the video on your blog or acting profile page.
Get A Polished Look. A sharp, quick, professional intro and fade out show that you’re a professional who takes your marketing materials seriously. And our large format video player and HD video processing makes sure your work will be seen in its best quality.
Your Reel is a Living Document. Instead of starting from scratch each time, we allow actors to update their reels with new work for less than the price of a whole new reel. Save time, save money, and have your latest bookings on your reel at all times!
Want to know more? Contact us and we'll send you our free Demo Reel FAQ!
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