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 »

Latest Films Do Well in Festivals

Posted on September 15, 2015

The Denver 48 Hour Film Project judges have spoken and our team took home an award in the “Best of Denver” competition  Our film ‘The Decision’ won Best Editing for Scott Takeda and competed as a nominee for Best Film. ‘The Decision’ is a story about a young woman deciding whether to follow her heart… Read more »

Takeda Entertainment Begins More Sub-Zero Work

Posted on September 2, 2015

This month, we begin production on alternate versions of a B-to-C film that we produced for Sub-Zero/Wolf/Asko – the high-end manufacturers of kitchen appliances. Our 2014 film showed them delivering premium Factory-Authorized experiences to their customers through their Colorado Premier Partner – American Appliance of Golden. “We’re thrilled that our film has been so successful,”… Read more »

On-Location in Croatia

Posted on August 1, 2015

  This month, our creative team flew overseas to begin production of our short film The Decision. The film will compete in Denver’s 48 Hour Film Project – an international competition where teams first compete locally to write, shoot, and edit a short film in 48 hours. Later the winning local films compete in a… Read more »