Ein Mann Von Welt (with English Subtitles) from Antoine Wilson on Vimeo. When my German publisher Suhrkamp / Insel asked me to introduce myself to the German readers of PANORAMA CITY (titled EIN MANN VON WELT over there), I couldn’t resist trying to speak their language. For the record, I speak not a word of German. Location: Oxnard, CA, standing in for the dunes of … Continue reading the german edition of me
I MADE A BOOK TRAILER, almost. PANORAMA CITY book trailer behind-the-scenes teaser trailer from Antoine Wilson on Vimeo. Continue reading Book Trailer
So today I got an email from my old school writing homie John Woodward, sympathizing with my book trailer plight. Not only sympathizing, but linking to a trailer Woody himself threw together: THIS IS SO MUCH BETTER THAN ANYTHING I AM WORKING ON. In exchange for his fine work, Woody gets my eternal gratitude.* *Which he had already. Continue reading I hereby invite any and all crowdsourced book trailers for PANORAMA CITY.
always be ready Handy Tips for Writers #1 from Antoine Wilson on Vimeo. What’s really going on here is that I’m supposed to be working on a book trailer for PANORAMA CITY, and I don’t really like book trailers. Also I’m a terrible actor, aren’t I? Continue reading handy tips for writers #1
Some years ago, Jonathan Franzen made a terrible author video. I watched it many times and laughed. The more I watched it, though, the more it made sense to me as the ideal act of authorly rebellion…and the more I found myself sympathizing with Franzen’s concerns. Finally, today, I recorded my cover version. Here it is in all its glory: “Jonathan Franzen on Author Videos” … Continue reading Worst Performance by an Author (cover version)
How to Write a Novel from Antoine Wilson on Vimeo. Continue reading How to Write a Novel
This might make you cry. This will make you laugh. Continue reading “New” DFW & Trek lip read gone wrong.
ThruYOU (Kutiman mixes YouTube) is 100% satisfaction guaranteed. Take a minute to check it out. Continue reading Musical Video Magic
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