TEI Kicks Off 2019 With Maui Film Shoot

Posted on January 6, 2019

We hit the ground running in the new year, producing a quick turnaround film for Elite Hearing Network. Our crews will be on-location in Maui filming footage that we’ll be quickly editing into a motivational film that will debut at the Elite annual meeting at the end of the month. “We may be working in… Read more »

TEI Begins Winter Shoot Preparation

Posted on November 13, 2018

This month, Takeda Entertainment finishes out the year with its partnership with BS Filmworks on the autobiographical film “Remembering Us.”  TEI principal Scott Takeda co-directs with his wife and long-time TEI contributor Lori Kay Allred. The film retells the story of his 2016 traumatic brain injury from the perspective of both the patient and the caregiver. “We… Read more »

TEI Prepping Autumn Film Shoot

Posted on October 24, 2018

This month, Takeda Entertainment continues its partnership with BS Filmworks for the fourth of five 2018 shoots of the autobiographical film “Remembering Us.” Like the previous shoots, principal Scott Takeda will co-direct with Lori Kay Allred. Returning for the Autumn shoot are the three leads – all with recent bookings. Mike Ostroski recently booked ABC’s “The… Read more »

Summer News – Nominiations, Hollywood premieres

Posted on August 24, 2018

Some quick Summer news: Festival kudos to long-time TEI contributor Lori Kay Allred who was recently nominated for the Randall Greenland Screenwriter of the Year Award by the Austin Revolution Film Festival. The award is named after a famed Texas screenwriter and given to the best overall screenwriter. Producer Scott Takeda is looking to help… Read more »

TEI Ramps Up For Spring Shoot

Posted on May 10, 2018

This month, Takeda Entertainment continues its partnership BS Filmworks with our latest shoot for the short film “Remembering Us.” This Spring shoot is the second of five shoots scheduled throughout 2018. Principal Scott Takeda is sharing screenwriting and directing duties with Lori Kay Allred. Returning for the Spring shoot are our three lead cast members:… Read more »

Spring News – Awards, judging and Grammys (oh my!)

Posted on April 10, 2018

Some quick Spring news: Festival Win – We’re popping the champagne again. Our short film “The Outsider“ just won Best Editing at the Milledgeville-Eatonton Film Festival. Scott Takeda and Brock Sherman were co-editors for this short film. Regularly reviewed as a Top-100 Festival by Film Freeway, the Milledgeville-Eatonton Film Festival attracts top industry speakers including… Read more »

Takeda Entertainment Begins Production on 2018 Film

Posted on January 22, 2018

This month, Takeda Entertainment teams up with BS Filmworks to begin filming our latest short film – this one helmed by Scott Takeda and Lori Kay Allred. This latest film is a drama titled “Remembering Us,” about Takeda’s 2016 traumatic brain injury.  Our cameras will begin shooting next month around the Denver area. “Once again… Read more »

TEI Films 2018 Wingate Hotel Campaign

Posted on December 12, 2017

We’re collaborating again with 4K production house Brock Creative to film an image campaign for Wingate by Wyndham – a national chain of hotels that targets business travelers. It’s the second straight year they’ve selected us to produce their campaign, which will premiere digitally in the new year. “Like last year, we are targeting Millennials… Read more »

TEI Celebrates at the 40th Annual Denver Film Festival

Posted on November 16, 2017

Takeda Entertainment is celebrating winning an award along with three sold-out screenings at the Denver Film Festival for its latest film “The Outsider.”  “I’m still a little overwhelmed at the response,” said writer-director Scott Takeda. “Our first screening sold out within hours, and we’ve been covered by Rocky Mountain PBS and Denver Business Journal. And… Read more »

Takeda Entertainment Begins Film for Buick GMC

Posted on September 18, 2017

Director Scott Takeda and his post production team have started work on an opening film for Buick GMC. Our storytelling goal is to show viewers Buick GMC’s new technology. The film will open a B2B meeting coming up later in the fall. “From a storytelling perspective, we’re only using animation for this film,” said Takeda. “In talking… Read more »