Takeda Entertainment Wins 30th National Telly

Posted on August 20, 2013

Takeda Entertainment is popping the champagne and celebrating three national Telly Awards for films produced for Eli Lilly Pharmaceuticals and Buick GMC. “I’m most proud because these awards are for three films that couldn’t be more different in style and execution,” said director Scott Takeda. “The first award was for a mini-documentary called ‘Loretta.‘ It’s about a woman living with lung… Read more »


Takeda Entertainment Produces Five Films for CHRISTUS Health

Posted on July 24, 2013

Our post production editors are beginning work on five documentary-style films for CHRISTUS Health – a Catholic-based, healthcare system headquartered in Texas with more than 350 clinics and hospitals throughout the southern US and Mexico. We’ll be telling the story of how they started humbly in the 19th Century when a Bishop requested for medical… Read more »


TEI Produces Quickturn Webcast for Lilly

Posted on July 1, 2013

This month, Takeda Entertainment teams up again with the agency folks at BI Worldwide out of Minneapolis to produce another informational film for Eli Lilly Pharmacueticals. Our focus will be to provide important 3rd Quarter information to their sales group. “We’re trying to find ways to be cost effiicient for Eli Lilly and still be… Read more »


Takeda Entertainment Tackles Kinetic Typography Project

Posted on June 17, 2013

This week, our creative team is jamming at our workstations to finish a quick-turn promotional film using kinetic typography. “This is a storytelling challenge,” said director Scott Takeda. “The only elements we have to tell this story are animated text and music. And we have three days to turn this piece before it’s due. So all of… Read more »


Takeda Entertainment Produces Short Film

Posted on June 5, 2013

This month, Takeda Entertainment begins a co-production with BS Filmworks on a short film for Denver’s 48 Hour Film Project. They will write, shoot, and edit a film in 48 hours as a part of this international script-to-screen competition. “I’m super excited,” said co-executive producer Scott Takeda. “My filmmaking partner Brock Sherman, the “B” of BS… Read more »


Takeda Entertainment Wins National B2 Award

Posted on June 1, 2013

We are thrilled to announce that our client film for Eli Lilly Pharmaceuticals is a 2013 winner in the national BMA (Business Marketing Association) B2 Awards. Now in its 37th year, the B2 Awards honor the best business-to-business marketing from the world’s top agencies and production companies. “The B2 Awards are special because it’s B2B,” said… Read more »


Director Takeda Judges International Awards

Posted on May 7, 2013

This spring, Takeda Entertaiment director Scott Takeda has been volunteering his time as a jurist for two top international awards competitions. Last month, he judged the finalist round of the New York Festivals International Television and Film competition. The top winners were awarded the prestigious WorldMedal at the NAB Convention in Vegas. This was his third year… Read more »


Takeda Entertainment Shoots Client Film in France

Posted on April 16, 2013

Our field crews fly overseas this week to begin a week-long shoot for CHRISTUS Health – an international, Catholic health system headquartered in Texas. We’ll be working with its leadership team to tell the story of its origins which date back to 19th Century France. The footage we capture will be used for a series… Read more »


TEI Wins International Award

Posted on April 10, 2013

Our creative team just won a Bronze WorldMedal from the prestigious New York Festivals International TV and Film Competition for a mini-documentary we produced for Eli Lilly and Company. Now in its 55th year, the New York Festivals recognizes the world’s best creative work in advertising, feature films, and TV programming. The TV and Film Awards were presented at… Read more »


Quick Turn Cinema Film for Buick GMC

Posted on March 10, 2013

Director Scott Takeda and his field crews are just getting back from a two day shoot for an opening film for Buick GMC. Our storytelling goal is to show viewers why Buick GMC has been successful at creating customer loyalty. We will be highlighting one particular dealership in Indiana that is thriving because of its laser… Read more »