TEI On-Location For Sub-Zero Wolf

Posted on August 5, 2016

This month, Takeda Entertainment crews hit the road for on-location shoots for Sub-Zero/Wolf/Asko – the high-end manufacturers of kitchen appliances. We’ll be filming their installation program and showing how it is a key part of delivering a premium experience for their customers “Two years ago, we produced a B-to-C film that showcased Sub-Zero’s industry-leading service… Read more »


Takeda Entertainment Lands Distribution Deal

Posted on July 15, 2016

This week, filmmakers Brock Sherman, Lori Kay Allred, and Scott Takeda signed a deal with Shorts.TV to get US television distribution for the short film “If Not Now” – a story about a family dealing with an aging parent and dementia. The film begins its three-year run on Shorts.TV starting Saturday July 23rd. The team… Read more »


Takeda Entertainment Produces Political Campaign

Posted on June 15, 2016

Takeda Entertainment is collaborating with Washington DC-based Precision Network to co-produce a series of educational films for the 2016 Election. The goal is to ask voters to research energy development before signing petitions on several upcoming ballot issues. This month, our crews will be traveling throughout the state to film these vignettes, which will be… Read more »


TEI Begins Image Campaign for Philosophy

Posted on May 2, 2016

  This month we begin production on an image campaign for Philosophy Communication. We’ll be creating a series of films that showcase this Denver-based marketing firm with clients ranging from medium to big. “Things are pretty hush-hush at this time as we put the finishing touches on the short films we create for them,” said… Read more »


Short Film “If Not Now” Wins Milledgeville

Posted on April 2, 2016

Yea! (Huge applause from crowd.) Our 2015 short film “If Not Now“ won Best Drama Film at the 4th Annual Milledgeville Film Festival in Georgia. Writer/director Lori Kay Allred and producer Scott Takeda were in attendance along with cast member Catherine McGuire.  Allred also was nominated for Best Director. “This is such a huge honor,”… Read more »


TEI Produces Film For Cadillac

Posted on February 15, 2016

This month, our creative team is busy putting the finishing touches on a corporate documentary film for Cadillac. Our goal is to tell a story about a new sales program. The film will premier at a series of meetings later this month. Director Scott Takeda just returned from a series of field shoots around the… Read more »


TEI Begins 2016 with Quick-Turn 4K Film

Posted on January 10, 2016

We hit the ground running in the new year, producing a quick turnaround film for Roche Diagnostics. Our crews are on-location filming 4K elements that we’ll be quickly editing into a motivational film that will debut at the Roche Diagnostic annual meeting at the end of the month. “Our creative team has a lot of… Read more »


Emmy Win for Takeda Entertainment

Posted on December 6, 2015

Let’s pop the champagne! Takeda Entertainment just won an Emmy from the Suncoast Regional Chapter. We took the top prize in the Human Interest-News category for a B2B documentary titled “Melissa’s Story.” This is our sixth Emmy; the second in the past five years. The previous win was for a B2B film in 2010. Special… Read more »


2015 Emmy Nomination!

Posted on October 21, 2015

We are happy to announce that we have received a 2015 Emmy nomination from the Suncoast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. This is our second nod in the past four years. This year, our film highlighting a woman living with cancer competes for the top prize in the highly competitive… Read more »


More Festival News (October 2015)

Posted on October 5, 2015

Our creative team is getting ready to head to LA for the 2015 LA Femme International Film Festival. Our short film ‘If Not Now’ was selected by the festival and given a prime Friday evening screening slot in the festival’s main theatre in Beverly Hills. Our film tells the story of how one family deals… Read more »