Create an opening title sequence that keeps your viewers piqued in anticipation for what comes next: these especially-special cinematic title sequence templates for After Effects give a high-quality, professional vibe to the start of your film.
Top Templates to Make a Cinematic Introduction in Resolve
For setting the mood for your project, the intro sequence is an indispensable opportunity, but not every filmmaker or video artist is a graphics specialist. Here are ten title templates from Envato Elements—the stock service with unlimited downloads of creative assets, including video, audio, graphics, and thousands of After Effects templates—to set the tone.
Here are our picks from Elements to help you make a cinematic opener in After Effects:
A kaleidoscope of angular, map-like graphics, New Project Movies Titles is highly suited to projects with a historical or epic feel. Titles and other graphic elements are very much rooted in present-day style, making it also feel a bit cutting edge. A good marriage.
Remind viewers of the cosmic natural wonder on which your project was created: planet earth. World Cinematic Titles provides clean, smooth animation over the backdrop of a spinning globe in outer space. Fast, easy to edit, and offered in 4K resolution, this template underscores galactic wonder. Great for science and sci-fi films.
Like light trails dancing in the night sky or an octopus swimming in the depths of the ocean, this cinematic trailer template places titles at the forefront while maintaining an ethereal feel. Fantastic Cinematic Titles is mysterious, captivating, and downright beautiful.
Looking for something with the eerie chill of a horror flick or an unsolved mystery? Check out Cine Credit V.2. Its simplicity is the secret behind its strong ghostly vibe, which could be used to great effect for a number of different projects.
Nothing says blockbuster like an animated 3D title sequence that glistens and shines as it moves. Chrome Titles contains seven macros and seven pre-made reflections, with the ability to create your own reflections with any color on any font, on a transparent background.
Ever wonder what it’s like to live inside of a gold disco ball? Wonder no further! Awards Titles places your titles in a sparking font and a glimmering backdrop that makes it highly suitable for award show openers, fashion openers, or any other special event.
Here’s a pretty adorable, salt-of-the-earth opener that couldn’t be simpler. Theatre Curtain Reveal harkens back to the majesty of IRL theatre and the anticipating thrill of watching the red velvet curtain pull back and start the show.
Bring on the glamour with this elegant Hollywood-style title sequence template comprising gorgeous, customizable blurry video overlays. Titles Elegant Cinematic 2 includes 21 designed and animated title and credit scenes, and 93 movable type placeholders for the ultimate control.
Start your film with otherworldly inquisition and viewers are guaranteed not to look away. Mystical Film Opener is full of gently floating bokeh, light flares, particles, and reflective shapes that give immediate spiritual gravitas.
10. HUD Titles
This futuristic, sci-fi-looking template has an equally strong modern graphic style, giving it a very interesting visual and emotional balance. HUD Titles has a high-tech, stylish feel as titles reveal themselves against the evolving blurry plexus background.
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