If you want to tell your organization’s story concisely, consider partnering with tpt MN to produce a short video. These productions, known as “shorts,” are under two minutes if produced for television, and usually under 5 minutes if produced for viewing on the web.
The production will be customizable to your needs.
Below are some examples of successful co-produced shorts, sorted by style, type and budget range.
Wish to have a shorter video to accompany your larger documentary or add a more organizationally-promotional twist? Want to expand more on a particular topic(s) in a production you’re making with us? We can make shorts as part of your larger program production. These productions usually have a run time of 60 seconds to 3 minutes. The variables in cost depends on the amount of extra shoot time, edit time, & producing you wish to invest in your production. We can also accommodate needs to translate these productions into additional languages.
Composite-working with Military (2013 NATAS Board of Governor’s Award)
Illustrated essays by David Gillette
These hand-crafted essays are made personally by Producer David Gillette. They usually have a run-time between 60 to 90 seconds. You have the option of creating the script yourself, or having our staff pen the script. The production can include voice talent. There is an additional cost for multiple revisions.
Animations by Bobby Edwards
Associate Producer Bobby Edwards will sketch animations to tell your story. The productions usually have a run-time between 60 to 90 seconds. You have the option of creating the script yourself, or having our staff pen the script. We will discuss the animation possibilities to make the production appropriate for the story you wish to tell.
Impartiality 101: The Importance of Being Fair as a Juror (Part of the Forensics project)
Unique or Original Shorts
Are you requesting a short video for your organization? We will work with you and your vision to customize a short from scratch. It’s dependent on what you propose we do. For air and web? For web-viewing only? The cost depends on what your production needs, i.e.: multiple cameras, audio, interviewing subjects, location shoots, etc.
An Inside Look at Fiber Sculpture with Leslie Pontz (2 mn version)
Discovered Truth (2 mn version)
We All Have a Story/MNCASA (4 shorts)
Please feel free to contact us at tptMN@tpt.org and tell us your production needs, or if you have any questions.