Smart Storytelling

An Austin-based video production company that helps you leverage your people and expertise for powerful stories.

Your Strategic Partner in High-Impact Video Production

We’re not just cool camera people; we’re your partners in all areas of strategy, storytelling, and production. From the initial concept to the final cut, we ensure your project remains true to your timeline, budget, and vision. Specializing in documentary storytelling and complex B2B narratives, our Austin-based team brings thoughtful creativity to every project.

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Brand Stories

Produce engaging stories focused on your people, products, places and purpose in the world.

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Testimonials

Capture authentic stories that provide rich social proof of the valuable impact your brand makes.

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Explainers

Transform complex ideas into clear, engaging videos that captivate and educate your audience.

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Event Videos

Capture and share memorable moments, essential presentations, or engaging interviews.

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Culture Films

Craft tailored culture content that aligns with specific recruiting or onboarding goals.

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Interviews

Conduct and capture high volume or in-depth interviews with leaders, cohorts and customers.

Client Testimonials

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Please reach out to tell us more about what you need, even if you are only at the beginning stages.  We are here to ask the right questions, brainstorm ideas and provide our expertise in any way we can.