The Best Commercial Video Production Services in Australia

Looking for a top commercial video production agency in Australia?

As you search for the best commercial production company, remember to look for four characteristics during your conversations. First, ask if the production service outsources work, and if so, what type of work. This will ensure the most important steps in creating your commercial are done by the experts. Second, ask for demos and video reels, but focus most of your attention on examples from former clients and reviews. Third, get price quotes and proposals from 3-5 companies. Finally, communicate your vision and goals clearly so you find a company that aligns with your goals.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top commercial production companies in Australia. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Australia Commercial Video Production Services

  • 1

    Explanimate!

    Located in Loganholme, Australia, Explanimate is an animation house that started in 2011. They boast a team of under 10 employees who offer video production services in 2D, 3D, and motion graphics.

    Notable Project

    To improve a food safety firm's online training courses, Explanimate wrote and produced a series of animations that would engage learners while conveying key course concepts. They were in charge of storyboarding, animating, and editing. Their collaboration with the educators and their ability to visually communicate information contributed to a 5-out-of-5 rating for the courses.

    "We have been delighted with the quality of work and their ability to visualize technical concepts in a fun and engaging way." – Communications Manager, Food Safety Firm

    Former clients
    Exxon Mobil
    Telstra
    Queensland University
    Garmin
    Paypal
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Loganholme, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Muse Creative Awards 2019

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  • 2

    Panedia

    Panedia is a production and development firm based in Sydney. Since 2008, their small team of 5 have been specializing in video production, custom software development, and IT strategy consulting for clients in the healthcare, education, and hospitality fields. 

    Notable Project

    Panedia developed a 360-degree virtual reality simulation for pilots that fly in high-risk environments. The simulation worked as a training exercise, and its success led the airport management company to expand the program to nearly its entire suite of airport properties. 

    "We’ve taken the training tool to around 50 airports in Australia, and the feedback is always overwhelmingly fantastic. Anyone who uses it loves it, which is exciting. They developed something relatively inexpensive that we use on a daily basis to safely train our employees." – Senior Airports Manager, Airport Management Company

    Former clients
    Google
    Samsung
    Olympus
    Princess Cruises
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Sydney Design Awards (2016)

  • 3

    Motionlab Studio

    Motionlab Studio is an animation studio that was founded in 2010 and is located in Sydney, Australia. They have two employees specializing in explainer videos, commercials, and branded video content for companies typically in advertising and marketing, finance, and business services. Their capabilities include motion graphics, 2D and 3D animation, music videos, TVC, and character animation.

    Notable Project

    Motionlab Studio created two animated videos to enhance the brand of an advertising agency’s clients. Using existing scripts, they handled end-to-end production against tight timelines and budgets. Their videos achieved a high view rate and level of production quality, satisfying the agency and its clients.

    “We saw excellent responses from our clients. They were very happy with the production quality and the view rate that each video received—they saw a high number of total views and a large percentage of viewers watching the entire video.” – Creative Partner, Advertising Agency

    Former clients
    Coast 2 Coast
    School for Birds
    Kids Helpline
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    Fat Salmon

    Fat Salmon is a Sydney-based video production firm founded in 2015. Their team of approximately 5 employees handles all aspects of production, like scripting, filming, and visual effects. They create all kinds of videos, including explainer films and commercials.

    Notable Project

    Fat Salmon created promotional explainer videos for a telecom-focused SaaS. They delivered two video pieces to explain the functionality and distinct architecture of the client's software. The finished videos have enabled the client to pitch their solution to companies.

    "They are young and dynamic with fresh creative ideas, and they deliver very high-quality work for a reasonable price." — Executive Director, Telecom-Focused Marketing SaaS

    Former clients
    Careerone
    Romance Was Born
    The Australian Institute of Management
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 5

    Four Quadrant Films

    Four Quadrant Films is a studio founded in 2013 in Melbourne, Australia with over 10 experts. They are professionals in video production, broadcast video, and content marketing services for mid-market and enterprise-level firms in the fields of advertising and marketing.

    Notable Project

    Four Quadrant Films produced various videos for a household cleaning brand. The videos were used in multiple advertising campaigns to increase customer recognition. The brand experienced an overall sales increase thanks to the campaigns.

    “That efficiency, in combination with their ability to get along well with clients, is what makes them stand out so much from other creative agencies.” - Marketing Director, Household Cleaning Brand

    Former clients
    Bentley
    Coca-Cola
    Canon
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Port Melbourne, Australia
    4.0
    4.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 6

    Sky Jellyfish Video Production

    Sky Jellyfish Video Production is a video production firm based in Bowen Hills, Australia. Founded in 2009, their team of 6 serves clients of all sizes. Services include commercial video, corporate video, filming, and directing.

    Notable Project

    Sky Jellyfish Video Production created a promotional video for a life coaching company. The team’s work bodes well. They were organized and collaborative throughout the project.

    “Their friendly, professional approach made me feel like nothing was too much trouble.” – Creative Director, Life Coaching Company

    Former clients
    Your Creative Frequency
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Bowen Hills, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    The Jasper Picture Company

    The Jasper Picture Company is a video production agency based in Melbourne, Australia and run by fewer than 10 people. Founded in 2014, they offer not only video production but also corporate photography solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large businesses.

    Notable Project

    The Jasper Picture Company produced videos for a content provider. The provider partners with The Jasper Picture Company and has them film all their video content. Clients of the provider are more than satisfied with The Jasper Picture Company’s work.

    “We don't use a workflow manager, but we haven't needed to when the communication from both teams is very clear.” - Managing Director & Producer, Content Provider

    Former clients
    The Smith Family
    UNICEF
    St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Melbourne, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    CHUCK. Media

    CHUCK. Media is a studio based in Waterloo, Australia, and founded in 2018. With a team of no more than 10, they solely offer video production solutions to mid-market and enterprise-level clients in the industries of healthcare, advertising, and arts.

    Notable Project

    CHUCK. Media ran PR campaigns for a sports organization. The campaigns showcased powerful stories in the community. The first campaign ended up reaching almost one million people worldwide.

    “They go the extra mile and put in effort to understand the full context of a story, which helps our people feel relax and know they are in safe hands.” - Media Advisor, Sports Organization

    Former clients
    Rugby AU
    Westfield
    Pfizer
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Waterloo, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Five Motion Melbourne

    Five Motion Melbourne is a studio based in Carlton, Australia with no more than 10 employees. Since their founding in 2019, they have provided video production, broadcast video, and other design solutions for clients ranging from small startups to large enterprises.

    Notable Project

    Five Motion Melbourne provided video production solutions for a manufacturing company. The solution involved the production of a corporate video for marketing purposes. The project was completed on schedule.

    “At different parts, they used drones, which was really nice. They captured everything. It came out really well.” - Marketing Head, Manufacturing Company

    Former clients
    PPS - Galekovic
    Optika Shahini
    Surf'n'Fries
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Carlton, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 10

    Story Machine

    SIXTYFOUR FILMS is a video production company in Sydney. Founded in 2012, they have less than 10 employees who serve clients in the advertising and arts and entertainment industries. 

    Notable Project

    SIXTYFOUR FILMS produced videos for event promotion and TV advertising for a publishing house. They also included collateral services such as casting, scriptwriting, and photography. One of their commercials remained current four years after airing. Their collaborative team offers valuable suggestions and a proactive approach. 

    "They take feedback, and they're happy to share ideas that might be better than ours." – Senior Marketing Manager, Magazine Publishing House

    Former clients
    Nimble
    Bumble
    Visit Victoria
    Tag Heuer
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    AdNews: Top 4 Production Companies in Australia (2017)

  • 11

    Chello

    Chello is a branding and content design agency in Sydney. Founded in 2014, its team of 33 expert employees focuses on video production, branding, and content marketing.

    Notable Project

    Chello built a corporate website, produced a custom color palette, created content, and integrated assets for a food and beverage manufacturer and retailer. Their rebrand and adjustments to the client's communications strategy increased site traffic and business inquiries for the client.

    “Their immaculate web designs set the tone for our new brand identity. Since rebranding, we have noticed a significant increase in site traffic and business inquiries. Beyond refreshing our image, Chello helped us establish our company as a leading competitor in the market.” – CMO, Food & Beverage Retailer

    Former clients
    Dulux Group
    Duracell
    The Hills Cider Company
    iab. Australia
    Stockland
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Startcon: Best Bootstrapped Startup Finalist , Mumbrella: Under 30 Achiever of the Year , B&T Awards: 30 Under 30 Specialist Category , Square Studio: Site of the Month Nominee , Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia: Media, marketing, & Advertising Winner

  • 12

    Global Pictures

    Global Pictures is a creative production agency headquartered in Surry Hills, Australia. Founded in 2007, it has 7 employees and specializes in video production.

    Notable Project

    Global Pictures produced an internal corporate video for a law firm that explains their performance review process. The team wrote the brief, determined the target audience, and created the video. The client received positive feedback and saw an increase in staff participation. 

    “There was really positive internal feedback regarding how professional and engaging the video was, and significantly more staff members are using the review process now. We’ll definitely use Global Pictures again and recommend them to others.” –Learning and Development Advisor, Law Firm

    Former clients
    Toyota
    Lowes Menswear
    NSW Government
    TAFE
    Mortgage House
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Surry Hills, Australia
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Diet Coke Short Film Fest: Best Editor (2007) , Short Sited Film Fest: Best Film (2009) , AVPA Awards: Best Commercial Showreel (2016) , AVPA Awards: TVC Under $5,000 (2016) , TROPFEST: Tropfest Holden 7-Second Film Challenge (2018)

  • 13

    Floodlight

    Floodlight Media is a full-service video and content production company that was founded in 2015. Their team is headquartered in Northcote, Australia, with offices in Adelaide, Australia, as well. They offer video production, content marketing, and advertising to mostly small businesses.

    Notable Project

    Floodlight Media created a 2-minute video for a social media campaign for an education company. It required on-location shooting, stock footage, and animation for branding. The video received praise from the client's executive leadership.

    "They ... prioritize capturing quality footage, with an efficient and friendly crew." – Executive, Education Company

    Former clients
    Tesla
    AFL
    Virgin Australia
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Northcote, Australia
    4.5
    4.5
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    QUIET/CONQUEROR

    QUIET/CONQUEROR is a creative powerhouse founded in 2019 with fewer than 10 people. Based in Sydney, Australia, they offer their services in video production, social media marketing, and content marketing for clients ranging from small firms to enterprises.

    Notable Project

    QUIET/CONQUEROR produced a video for a nonprofit organization. The video featured several case studies that interviewed stories of various businesses. The video series ended up increasing traffic on the organization’s social media outlets.

    “Wonderful — they are a pleasure to work with. Two very creative individuals!”  - Marketing Manager, Nonprofit Organization

    Former clients
    Tourism Tasmania
    Bumble Bizz
    DiDi
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 15

    Snackable Media

    Based in Bondi Beach, Australia, Köllectve is a media production agency that mainly supports clients in the consumer products industry. Since 2018, the small team has been specializing in video production, content marketing, and digital strategy. 

    Notable Project

    An integrated marketing & experience agency hired Köllectve to assist with several content and video projects. Their team helps with the agency's internal and external projects. All of their work over the years has been strong. 

    "I want to see how they grow and expand their reach." –Partner, Marketing Agency

    Former clients
    Visit Victoria
    Audi
    Harrolds
    Domain Australia
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Bondi Beach, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    PixelSavvy

    PixelSavvy is a boutique design agency founded in 2019 in Canberra, Australia. With a compact team of about 5 employees, they specialize in graphic design, branding, video production, and more for small businesses. 

    Notable Project

    PixelSavvy created two animated logos for an e-learning agency that needed them done swiftly. The client appreciated their responsiveness and how easily they understood project needs.

    "The two logos commissioned were returned quickly and to a high standard." – Founder & CEO, E-Learning Agency

    Former clients
    Oppida
    Planet Media
    Crux Media
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Canberra, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    Digitalrooar

    Digitalrooar is a Liverpool, Australia-based digital agency. Their team of over 10 employees serves businesses of all sizes across a range of industries including consumer services, automotive, and e-commerce. Services include web development, social media marketing, SEO, PPC, and mobile app development. They were founded in 2019.

    Notable Project

    Digialrooar developed a WordPress website for a business advisory firm. They also worked on SEO, Google Ads, and social media marketing campaigns. The team's efforts have had a great impact on the firm. 

    "We are very delighted with the website and specially with DM, we are getting tremendous outcome from the marketing campaign that we are running." — CEO, Business Advisory Firm

    Former clients
    Popsicase
    NeedARide.Club
    Ninety Four Singapore
    The Original Organic Co.
    Make My Firm
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Liverpool, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    Laneways.Agency

    Laneways.Agency is a software and digital media solution that's run by a team of over 10 professionals based in St. Kilda, Australia. Since 2012, they have provided custom software development, video production, and web development solutions for their clients, using languages such as Ruby, SQL, and Java, as well as e-commerce systems such as Shopify and WooCommerce.

    Notable Project

    Laneways.Agency worked with an insurance agency in a multi-year project. The agency needed a new website for their startup with self-serve capabilities.     Laneways.Agency developed the website, and even in the initial stages, the website has received positive feedback from users.

    "Their communication is stellar. I appreciate that [Laneways.Agency] comes to our office every week. Nowadays, technology makes collaboration easy, but nothing beats someone visiting in person. [Laneways.Agency] has taken the time to understand our vision in order to deliver a product that will be best for us in the long-term. We couldn’t be happier with Laneways.Agency.

    Former clients
    Vermont Aged Care
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place St Kilda, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    Neuralle

    Neuralle is an agency based in East Melbourne, Australia, and founded in 2016. Their team of more than two offers content marketing, social media marketing, and video production solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large businesses.

    Notable Project

    Neuralle produced videos for a digital currency exchange company. The videos lasted 30 seconds each and were used for marketing purposes. The company commended Neuralle for being easy to work with.

    “They were attentive and really cared about the quality of their work. It felt like they were invested in our success.” - Former Marketing Lead, Digital Currency Exchange Company

    Former clients
    Brighton Grammar
    CoinJar
    Go Markets
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place East Melbourne, Australia
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 20

    OnTopa MEDIA™

    OnTopa Media is a media production and marketing company headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. The company has less than 10 people, and they provide services in video production, social media marketing, and corporate photography. They work with both small and mid-market businesses, mainly in the real estate, business services, and hospitality & leisure industries. 

    Notable Project

    OnTopa Media created a branding video for a copywriting and marketing business. The client wanted a professional video to upload to their social media platforms and website. The video needed to talk about the services the client offers and the industries they work with. OnTopa Media worked with the client to discuss the goals and content of the video, and then they filmed and edited the video. After uploading the video, the client has received positive feedback and hundreds of engagements.

    “The video has already received over 355 organic views on Facebook, seven shares across my community, and many comments and likes. We have yet to try this video with paid ads, however, I look forward to seeing those results.” — Founder, Copywriting and Marketing Business

    Former clients
    Melbourne Street Eatz
    McGrath Real Estate
    Those Guys Food
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Melbourne, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    9 Clutch reviews
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