The Top 10 Video Production Studios In Nigeria
The Top 10 Video Production Studios In Nigeria: The act of bringing a story to life is a beautiful thing that infuses joy into the mind, most especially when such expression is seen on numerous faces who viewed the story through a video. It is a challenging, yet enjoyable task when two or more individuals join hands together to innovate or reinvent ideas to create a lovely story through video.
Regardless of how short or long it turns out to be, videos say a lot and demand more than what the screen portrays. When you go behind the scene, you’ll appreciate the efforts of video producers and the team in general that put much energy into bringing to life.
Most videos can come with visual effects or animation form. It all depends on the story. The rise in demand for good videos with a captivating concept has given rise to video production agencies, film production companies or film studios.
These production houses have similar services offered to the public, and they are unique in their activities. There are over 50,000 video studios around the world.
Today we are looking at the top video studios in Nigeria in no definite order.
- Capital Dream Pictures
Capital Dream Pictures is Africa’s Premier Film Production Company. It is owned by multiple award-winning director Clarence Peters. He is also the CEO and co-founder of Capital Hill Records. He is a cinematographer, filmmaker, and music video director who has produced awesome music videos for every popular male and female
Nigerian music artiste in recent times. Any video produced by him ends with the slogan “Clarence Shot It”. He is very creative in video making and always has a concept of his own. This act is seen in video songs “Reason With Me” and “Audio Money” sang by Nigerian artiste Rudeboy. Visit https://capitaldreams.pictures/ for more information.
2. Film Factory
Film Factory is a multi-award winning video production company based in Lagos, Nigeria and serving all of Africa. They specialize in producing professional, broadcast, digital content for ad agencies, corporate businesses, and government bodies. Film Factory has a full video and audio production office in Lagos, Nigeria. It comprises of 2 broadcast video edit/grading suites using Final Cut Pro and Adobe CC suite software. We also have an audio suite, using the latest Pro Tools and Logic software.
They have a wide range of professional broadcast video recording and audio equipment i.e. Red Weapon 8k cameras, Arri Alexa mini cameras, Arri & Cooke Prime Lenses, Steadicams, drones and a variety of Arri HMI lights and grip gear, enough to execute any professional video production project. Their clientele range from General Electric, MTN, Airtel, Pepsi, Coca-Cola, Samsung, to the Lagos State Government. Film Factory has made its name in sub-Saharan Africa as the number one boutique video production house. Here’s the website link https://filmfactoryng.com/
3. Kennysoft STUDIOs
Kennysoft STUDIOs is a Nigerian based video and animation production studio. They are located in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Their expertise is focused on Video Production and video services(Music, Tv commercial, Promotional), Animation (2D/3D), Motion Graphics, Visual Effects, and pieces of training too.
They combine the latest filmmaking technology and world-class creative talents to develop animation production with unforgettable characters and fantastic stories. They fuse the richness of African stories with the latest technology, and the knowledge and wisdom of traditional animation techniques to create world-class animation productions.
They create high-quality entertainment, including television series, CG animated feature films and short films, meant for audiences around the world. An adage says “little drops of water make a mighty ocean”. This can be seen in the motivation behind the growth of Kennysoft STUDIOs.
They have brought stories to life through video production for big and small firms, entrepreneurs, and start-ups as well. With an ever relentless attitude, their small in-house team has both the expertise and capacity to complete projects of varied scale.
They are a team of world-class creative talents, who combine passion, experience, and innovative thinking to give the best results. They are passionate about what they do. This is the reason why they have clients such as Pedini Kitchen, Jumia Nigeria, NestOil; just to name a few. You can visit http://kennysoftstudios.com/ to gather more information.
4. Squareball Media
Squareball Media is a multimedia production company specializing primarily in audiovisual production. It is owned by Award-winning music video director and cinematographer, Adasa Cookey. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture and a Diploma in Producing films from the New York Film Academy.
He has scripted and shot TV commercials, documentaries. Corporate videos and over 200 internationally accepted music videos. They offer services such as commercials, music videos, documentaries, corporate films, and training. They have a base in Lagos and Port-Harcourt. Visit https://www.squareballmedia.com/ for more information.
5. Rushing Tap
Rushing Tap is a Video production and marketing agency that tells high-value brand stories by conceptualizing, producing and marketing video content with the vision to improve the accessibility of video marketing to small and medium-sized businesses.
Rushing Tap is a 60% video production company with added services such as social media marketing and digital strategy. Founded in 2014, it was based on the passion to create world-class video content and that’s exactly what they did when they embarked on their first project, a drama series called Plus 234.
Their key clients are Transcorp Power, Elizade, L’eola Hotel, Fanmilk, just to name a few. You can find more info by visiting their official website https://www.rushingtap.com/.
6. JM Films
JM Films is a media and production services company specialized in creative visuals, music videos, commercials, movies, and television. With an exceptionally skilled team and a global footprint, they deliver quality work for their broad client base time after time.
Meji Alabi, a renowned video director in Nigeria brings music story to life with exceptional skill. Working alongside Meji Alabi, JM Films have worked and produced music videos for lots of Nigerian music artistes as well.
7. AJE Filmworks
AJE Filmworks is a registered Nigerian production company that produces music videos, feature films, commercials, and documentaries. It was founded by Anietie James a prolific Nigerian video director & visual storyteller who’s detailed & exceptional works have been recognized in the Nigerian, African mainstream entertainment & creative industry.
AJE Filmworks renders services such as training, media content development, documentary/short films, commercials, and music videos. Regarding music videos, they have done videos for various artists such as Davido, Patoranking, Kiss Daniels, and Tekno.
AJE Filmworks is creating strides in the film production industry. You can find more info by visiting their official website https://ajefilmworks.com/
8. Team TERZI
Team TERZI is a fast-growing 360 degrees creative think-tank company established in 2013 is audiovisual content development, production, and management company offering channel support to TV stations, commercials, branded and editorial content across all media outlets including television, digital and mobile.
Team TERZi through bespoke event coverage and multimedia provides brands with audiovisual solutions that help to capture their events, engage their customers and create affinity for their brands. These audiovisual productions include, but are not limited to brand videos, AV event coverage, product documentaries and video content for social media platforms.
It is a video production firm that is diversified. They are more of a video production firm with an extended branch in event marketing and planning, photography, radio plugging, and talent liaison. Team TERZI has served companies such as Etisalat, Coca-Cola, Campari, Peak. You can visit their website for more information https://teamterzi.wordpress.com/
9. MEX Films
Mex Films is a video production company and animation studio based in Lagos, Nigeria. It is owned by Emeka Ossai a Nigerian music video director and graphic animator. Mex runs Pixel Chaos, a digital media company. They have done videos for Johnny Drille, Simi, Reekado Banks. Mex Films
10. IBST Ltd
IBST provides TV broadcast, video and audio-visual solutions for the discerning client. We have a distinct array of broadcast facilities, equipment, and services that enable the production of various types of media, communication, entertainment and advertising content to high technical standards.
Whatever the extent of production, low-cost productions in SD to large multi-camera productions in HD; IBST limited can provide a complete solution of ancillary support equipment to guarantee the very high demands of their distinctive clients, office space, internet access, transport and immigration services, even the facilitation of specialist equipment and other types of tailored requests.
IBST assists in creating with ease and efficiency using the latest audio-visual, multimedia and broadcast production techniques and equipment. IBST render services such as video production, post-production, and also equipment hire.