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 »


TEI Provides Help for AJA Videos

Posted on February 19, 2013

This month, Takeda Entertainment is providing directing and producing assistance to Brock Creative, LTD in its multiple productions for AJA Video Systems – a leading manufacturer of professional broadcast television and film systems. “I love working with Brock Sherman,” said director Scott Takeda. “He’s my filmmaking partner and handles all of the postproduction and art direction for… Read more »


TEI shoots near Canada for General Motors

Posted on February 13, 2013

This month, Takeda Entertainment field crews are on the frozen tundra filming a training video of some yet unreleased General Motors vehicles. Our story will focus on the rigourous testing that GM puts their cars through before releasing them for sale. We will be shooting the testing process throughout the year and will present the… Read more »


Three Additional Films for Eli Lilly

Posted on February 2, 2013

Our crews are headed to Florida to produce three quick-turn films for pharmaceutical leader Eli Lilly. The pieces will kick off an awards banquet next week. “It’s times like these that I’m glad I have a background in TV news,” said director Scott Takeda. “News taught me how to be very fast and good. For this… Read more »