The ghostgirl Lovesick book trailer premiered on EW.com! It is set to a song written in the book by yours truly in the actual book and performed by the extraordinary Polly Scattergood featuring the legendary Vince Clarke.
-The set was built from scratch using foam, chicken wire, paper mache, paint, clay, and wood.
-Over 600 graves ranging in scale from life-sized grave markers to 1/8th of an inch headstones were sculpted.
-The trailer was made with a mixture of live action footage, time-lapse, stop-motion animation and 2D computer animation.
-Moss was shipped in specially from upstate NY.
-Three types of fog were used.
-Research was done at Greenwood cemetery in Brooklyn.
-Plant debris from the ground (acorns, dead branches and leaves) from the cemetery were used to add some real looking elements to the set.
-Some of the miniature trees have small branches that come from real trees.
**No worms or caterpillars were harmed in the making of this trailer. They were all returned to their respective parks in NYC**