Takeda Entertainment Wins 34th National Telly Award

Posted on May 2, 2017

Takeda Entertainment is celebrating a national Telly Award for a film it produced for Buick GMC. Our film titled “Customer Loyalty” won the Silver Telly (the top prize) in the Employee Communications category. “This win is extremely satisfying because the entire team collaborated to tell a difficult story,” said director Scott Takeda. “The client needed our… Read more »

Spring Festival Updates and Kudos

Posted on April 13, 2017

Time to do a little Spring Cleaning and share some love and joy. Kicking things off, a huge congratulations to long-time Takeda Entertainment writer-director Lori Kay Allred for her latest screenplay “The Secret.”  It currently is a finalist in LA’s Festigious Film Festival as well as the Milledgeville Film Festival.  Her manager is currently pitching… Read more »

Takeda Entertainment Produces Series of Client Films

Posted on January 18, 2017

We kick off the new year producing a series of six B-2-B films for Country Financial – an insurance and financial services company that serves the Pacific West and Midwest. Our teams will be telling the stories of agent-reps around the country who are excelling at their jobs. These films will be shown at an… Read more »

Takeda Entertainment Begins Production on Short Film

Posted on December 15, 2016

This month, Takeda Entertainment teams up with Wine Dog Pictures to begin filming our latest short film – this one helmed by Scott Takeda. Cameras will begin shooting next week around the rural areas of Brighton, Colorado. “Once again we’re taking a universal story and putting our own personal spin on it” said producer Lori… Read more »

TEI Produces Rapid Response Political Spots

Posted on October 18, 2016

With just three weeks to go in Election 2016, Takeda Entertainment is collaborating with Denver-based Philosophy Communication to produce a series of rapid response political ads for the 2016 Election. The goal is to ask voters to vote yes on the bipartisan-supported Amendment 71, which tightens requirements for future proposed amendments . We’ll be producing… Read more »

TEI Begins Film for Elite Hearing Network

Posted on October 6, 2016

This month, our creative team begins work on a narrative short film for Elite Hearing Network. Based in Maine, Elite is the largest network of independent hearing care providers in the US, supporting more than 1,600 locations. This film will premiere at their 2017 Kick Off meeting in January.   “I’m very excited about this… Read more »

TEI Films Wingate by Wyndham Image Campaign

Posted on September 6, 2016

This week, we collaborate with 4K production house Brock Creative to film an image campaign for Wingate by Wyndham – a national chain of hotels that targets business travelers. We’ll be working with their agency NM+U out of Miami to tell a story with a more cutting edge look. This campaign will premiere later this… Read more »

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 »