Project Spotlight

 

Below you will find a selection of projects we have completed from pre-production planning / creative direction, filming and post-production. Click on any image below to watch the full film.


Kamado Joe - ProJoe & Desora Story

Documentary / branded content

boston, massachusetts

This project took us North to Boston for a two-day production timeline. We conducted several interviews to extract unique content from Harvard graduates to better understand the innovation they were implementing into these Kamado-style cookers. The last day on set, we captured a hosted block party event to use as b-roll in setting the tone for the overall film.


Kamado Grille - Restaurant Teaser

Branded content

Raleigh, North Carolina

Food has always been a passion of ours; there is such simple joy in a well cooked meal that is shared with loved ones. This project was for an upcoming restaurant chain that was very passionate about the way they serve their community. Through the people, the food and backdrop, this story unfolded over the course of a 3-day shoot. We were inspired to create a compelling work of art that tells the story of the restaurant and its founders.


CaptiveAire - Scotty Brown’s

Branded content

Vancouver, british columbia, CANADA

This project brought us into Canada to tell the story of a featured installation for a client that produces commercial kitchen ventilation equipment. The restaurant’s head chef gave his testimonial alongside the engaging story of the restaurant’s passion and vision. This method of story-telling is indirect in nature by showcasing a main, driving narrative while simultaneously focusing on branded content. This comes together seamlessly and provides for an organic experience.


CaptiveAire - Parts & Labor

Branded content

baltimore, Maryland

A featured commercial ventilation installation was the backdrop to this story and testimonial provided by the head chef. Capturing the moments prior to their grand opening, their hearth style cooking was very traditional yet innovative and unique in the area. Having state-of-the-art equipment allowed them to pursue their vision and make it a reality.


Natalie & Dan - Wedding Film

Wedding cinematic

Los gatos, california

We are asked to provide wedding coverage from time to time and in this instance, it took us to a place of unparalleled wonder and natural beauty. This bride and groom’s story began in Madagascar, and the documentary footage captured previously laid the foundation of this touching love story which culminated under the glorious redwoods of California.


Kamado Joe Block Party - River Park Concert

Event Coverage / Branded Content

Hillsborough, north carolina

The River Park Concert is an annual free event sponsored by the town of Hillsborough which honors the music, arts and culture of this close knit and vibrant community. Our client provided free grilled meats and wanted to showcase the connection between food, music and good times shared with friends and neighbors. Working with Chef Eric of Kamado Joe made this event such a memorable one, and set the stage for years to come.


Kamado Joe Adventures - Mountain Grilling

Documentary / Lifestyle / Branded Content

Trenta, SLOVENIA, Europe

This project took us into Europe on a road trip that featured passionate grill masters who also understood that a good meal is much more about the community than simply the food itself. Set in a beautiful location in the mountains of Slovenia, this day to night mini-documentary shot in compelling light shares the essence of being in touch with nature, fire and belonging.


Kamado Joe Adventures - Fly Fishing

Documentary / Lifestyle / Branded Content

Trenta, SLOVENIA, EUROPE

A fun film about adventure fly-fishing in the clear waters of the Soča River in Slovenia. Never have we seen waters of such stunning turquoise blue; the backdrop of this mini-documentary film was truly awe inspiring. The modern man’s connection to nature has been lost in our fast-paced, technology driven lifestyles. This story tells us that there are still so many ways to reconnect with our roots. Branded content told in a lifestyle film that reconnects the audience back to traditional days of hunting and our primal roots with water and fire.


High Cotton Band

Promotional

Durham, North carolina

Nothing moves the soul like good music. We were approached by these musicians and asked to produce a promotional film that showcased their talent and sounds for booking purposes. By filming their performances at different venues, we were able to tell a compelling story of their passion for music and their love to entertain. Combined b-roll footage of their performances with interviews made this film a seamless success.


Massimo Group - Immersion Event

Event coverage / promotional

durham, north carolina

The Massimo Group is a coaching firm that holds annual conferences at Duke University. We were tasked to capture testimonials from attendees while providing photo and video coverage during their 2-day event. This promotional film showcases the value of such an event for future prospects that are considering attending future events.


Cheshire Pork - Pork Bombs

Branded Content

Goldsboro, north carlolina

This multi-camera production features the best pork products in a tutorial style film that engages viewers with branded content. Working with a very talented, award-winning chef, this short and action-packed film teaches grillers to unleash the best cooking techniques. Filmed on a local farm, the backdrop ensured the content matched its surroundings while showcasing the product in the best lighting possible.


Art by Minh Vu - Company Introduction

Creative content

raleigh, North carolina

This local artist’s talent is evident as soon as you see her work! This short promotional/introductory film showcases Minh Vu, a Vietnamese immigrant pursuing her passions and dreams as an artist here in America. Filming her inspirations and interactions with fellow artists and clients, the short story unfolds beautifully as she makes each stroke of paint onto the canvas to create compelling artwork that touches the soul.


Cheshire Pork - Recipe Series Introduction

Branded Content

Goldsboro, north carolina

Featuring branded content through a multi-camera production is the center focus of this video series. Working with incredible talent, we are able to communicate the story behind the brand and also share valuable information through tutorials on how to cook/grill. This year-long series allows for the change in session and recipes to accommodate upcoming holidays. Photography was also captured for social media as a lead-in to the series.


Kim & Kameron - Engagement Film

Storytelling

Wake Forest, north carolina

This beautiful couple’s love story was captured to share at the reception on their special wedding day. Filmed in under 2 hours, we set out to find the best light and scenes to yield the best visuals. Capturing their sound-bites in a short interview gave us the ability to tell a deeper story. Tears of joy and love fell from audiences as they watched this short film on their magical day of union.


Jim Adams - Blacksmith

DOCUMENTARY / Lifestyle

hillsborough, north carolina

Sometimes you just get lucky. This short film features a blacksmith who loves what he does and fits the part so well it is undeniable. This teaser was filmed to promote an upcoming commercial campaign that led is to filming in Europe. Jim tells his story and his love for the craft of shaping metal.


Cheshire Pork - Ten Rib Rack Pork

Branded Content - Recipe film

Goldsboro, north carlolina

This multi-camera production features the best pork products in a tutorial style film that engages viewers with branded content. Working with a very talented, award-winning chef, this short and action-packed film teaches grillers to unleash the best cooking techniques. Filmed on a local farm, the backdrop ensured the content matched its surroundings while showcasing the product in the best lighting possible.