Looking for a top production agency for directing in the United Kingdom?

As you look for a video production company to help create your next video, think about the skills and experience the production company needs to be successful for your project. Ask yourself – do I have a vision? Do I know who will be featured? Do I need animation?

Video production companies with directing experience handle the creative side of your video. This means you should have a goal for the video, but you don't necessarily need the vision for what to include and how to execute.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top production services for directing in United Kingdom. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs. If you need more support, tell us about your project, and we'll match you with recommended companies.

List of the Best United Kingdom Production Agencies for Directing

  • 1
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Spin Creative is a video production agency headquartered in Seattle, Wash., with additional offices in San Francisco and London. The team of 6 has been specializing in video production since 2009. They work mostly with enterprise and midmarket clients, primarily in the business services and consumer products and services industries. 
     

    Clients
    Microsoft
    GAP
    Amazon
    Wave
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Spin Creative worked on a promotional video for a manufacturing company. They offered creative guidance while managing all directorial and production responsibilities. The client was impressed with their project management skills. 

    “Their project management was central to the seamless execution; things progressed smoothly but never felt rushed. They communicated very well with us and included us in every decision.” – Senior Training Manager, Manufacturing Company 
     

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  • 2
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom
    RD Content, a video production agency, is headquartered in London, United Kingdom; Downtown Core, Singapore and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. They provide video production, digital strategy, and marketing strategy and were launched in 2009.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An interior design company partnered with RD Content in order to produce a video that showcased who they were as well as their services on offer.

    "The on the spot engagement was very impressive and we were made to feel very relaxed when interviewing."

  • 3
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Theory Films is a video production company based in London, United Kingdom. Founded in 2009, this company has two employees. Services offered by Theory Films include video production and broadcast video.

    Clients
    Jeep
    Heineken
    Google
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Theory Films produced an animated explainer video for an online jewelry company. They were responsible for expanding on the client's initial storyboards in order to develop a promotional video. The client reported an increase in site traffic, sales, and social media engagement since the video's publication. 

    "We saw an increase in social media interactions aswell as website visits. Our sales have increased since the video was put live" - Marketing Manager, Online Jewelry Company

  • 4
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Luton United Kingdom

    mhf creative is a video production company founded in 2013. Based in Luton, England, their team of fewer than 10 offer solutions in video production and corporate photography for small and medium-sized businesses in the fields of advertising, financial services, and business services.

    Clients
    NuBreed Events
    Egencia
    Expedia
    Industries
    Notable Project

    mhf creative produces videos for an events agency. The agency needs live newsrooms, interview videos, and webcasting for their events, and has constantly partnered with mhf creative for their assistance. One of mhf creative's contributions helped turn a 2020 conference fully sold-out.

    "(mhf creative) are professional and engaging. We would not have them as our number 1 go to for event video production, live recording and photography otherwise." - CEO, Events Agency

  • 5
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    TopLine Film is London-based video company of 33 employees. Founded in 2008, they deliver diverse types of videos including corporate, branding, training, and explainer. The company has an animation focus in 2D animation, motion graphics, 3D animation, and green screen animation segments.

    Clients
    American Express
    BAFTA
    Trustpilot
    AutoTrader
    Industries
    Notable Project

    In working for an insurance company, Topline Film developed a global recruitment video that involved working on-location in the client's city and office. The highlight of the project was the freeform interviews Topline created to foster a relaxed and non-scripted feel. Various internal leads (including the CEO) reacted positively to the video and praised Topline for their approachability. 

    "I’ve always been pleased working with them. They’ve always been happy to run with whatever brief we gave them." – Marketing Manager, Insurance Company 

     

  • 6
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Saltney United Kingdom

    What a Story is a visual branding agency founded in 2015. Based in Hyderabad, India, the team of 19 specializes in video production and branding. They serve a range of clients, primarily in the entertainment, healthcare, and hospitality industries. 

    Clients
    Canon
    Kellogg's
    Uber
    Standard Chartered
    Industries
    Notable Project

    What a Story helped a studio by coordinating all post-production tasks for a 2-minute marketing case study video for a third party. The video featured motion graphic animation and relevant statistics. The final video resulted in a successful engagement.

    "I was impressed by their diligence. Their team made sure we were always updated on their progress. They were readily available to hear our ideas or concerns." – CEO, Studio

  • 7
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Manchester United Kingdom

    Bearded Fellows is a video and animation agency based in Manchester, United Kingdom. Founded in 2014, this company has nine employees. Bearded Fellows specializes in video production and advertising for companies of all sizes.

    Clients
    Zen Internet
    Royal Mail
    Remington
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bearded Fellows created video content for a marketing company. The project involved creating storyboards, consulting on the video content, and producing the video. The client has reported significant increases in ROI as a result of this promotional video material.

    "They are professional, friendly, great to work with and the quality of their work is superb." - Managing Director, Marketing Company

  • 8
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Leeds United Kingdom

    Shot Blast Media is an industrial video production studio based in Leeds, U.K. The studio, founded in 2012, has a team of less than ten that provides video production, digital strategy, and graphic design services to midmarket and other-sized companies in various industries.

    Clients
    Gentex
    Ardagh
    Omya
    Engie
    Notable Project

    An industrial boiler manufacturer hired Shot Blast Media to produce videos like testimonials that would help convert leads into customers, and create a compelling corporate storytelling. Shot Blast Media worked with the manufacturer on the planning, filming, directing, and post-production. The video had 5,500 views on YouTube and was so successful that a competitor tried to imitate it.

    "The video has been a huge success with [our] sales engineers describing it as an invaluable tool in winning over customers." - Marketing Executive, Industrial Boiler Manufacturer

  • 9
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Plymouth United Kingdom

    Stormy Studio is an animation studio based in Plymouth, United Kingdom. This company was founded in 2013 and has three employees. Services offered by Stormy Studio include video production, broadcast video, and social media marketing for businesses of all sizes.

    Clients
    Western Power Distribution
    Moodys
    Rapid Marine
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Stormy Studio undertook design work for a marine business park. The project involved the production of design mock-ups to help stakeholders visualize a project.

    "Visuals and graphics were superb, just what we needed. The project was completed on time and on budget." - Owner, Marine Business Park

  • 10
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Kartoffel Films is a video and animation agency run by a team of less than 50 founded in 2012. Based in London, the company provides video production services for clients that work in the fields of education, health care, and non-profit, creating videos such as interviews, training videos, commercials, and more.

    Clients
    Kings College London
    Macmillan Cancer Support
    GFK
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Kartoffel Films once worked with a business school to develop animations and videos for their alumni. The school had limited staff for projects of this nature, and thus had to outsource from Kartoffel Films for assistance. The videos made by Kartoffel Films are meant to showcase the winners of the annual alumni awards of the business school.

    "Even within the last 2–3 years, we can really see a difference in the quality of our videos and animations. We’re internally aware that they’ve set that bar for us. Our team has noticed a huge quality difference on our social channels, which have grown substantially. We can’t attribute all of that to their work, but they’re definitely a part of the recipe that’s helping to grow our success. " - Creative Director, University Business School

  • 11
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    London Video Stories is a video production studio based in London with a team of fewer than 10 professionals. Founded in 2012, the studio lends their expertise in video production and broadcast video services for midmarket firms in various industries, such as advertising, business services, and education.

    Clients
    Centaur Media
    Oxford Instruments
    Econsultancy
    The European Commission
    Industries
    Notable Project

    London Video Stories once worked with a leadership expert to help produce corporate educational videos. The target audience was deemed hard to engage, but with the help of London Video Stories' efforts, the client of the leadership expert considered the project as "the best video series we have ever seen".

    "They bring a fabulous can-do attitude and creativity to their editing. on time delivery, high quality of work, 100% reliability" - Marketing Leadership Expert

  • 12
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    2020 Media International is an integrated project production and consultancy agency based in Leicester, U.K., with offices in London and Venice, Calif. The agency, founded in 1991, has a team of more than ten that provides video production services to midmarket and small companies in various industries, including advertising & marketing, arts & entertainment, and consumer products & services.

    Clients
    Callaway
    CGI
    DHL
    Lenovo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An independent cinema and art centre hired 2020 Media International to produce a promotional video that could help raise funds for the expansion of the centre's facilities that include two new cinema screens and an art gallery. 2020 Media International was involved in all the details including creating the script and storyboard, managing six separate shoots, and working with the centre's team to recruit volunteers for scenes featuring customers. They produced the film and soundtrack, which, following a couple of minor reviews, was completed on time and budget.

    "The project exceeded expectations." - Marketing Manager, Independent Cinema and Art Centre

  • 13
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Manchester United Kingdom
    Founded in 2015, Anattic is a small video production company. Their services include video production, broadcast video, and corporate photography. The agency is located in Manchester, United Kingdom.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Anattic was hired by a recording studio for their video production services. Their tasks include pre- and post-production services, content live streaming, and floor and lighting direction.

    "They know the studio incredibly well, and they understand the way that my crew and team operate."

  • 14
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    JAM is a content production studio based in London. Founded in 2010, their team of approximately 6–7 teammates provides video production for clients of all sizes. Their specialties include branded videos, commercials, and documentaries. They also have a robust proficiency in animation.

    Clients
    Links of London
    Nike
    Beats by Dre
    Industries
    Notable Project

    JAM provided video production for a sports training event featuring sponsorship by major companies. Their team spearheaded all aspects of production and were particularly involved with onset shooting. Their work has been enthusiastically received and has led them to secure future engagements with their client.

    "The turnaround and quality of their work have both been excellent. They’re especially reliable when we’re on a tight timeline." — Director, Sports Training Company

  • 15
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    LTHL WPN. is a media production company founded in 2018. They are based in London and they have a team of around 5 employees. Their services mainly include advertising, video production, and broadcast video for primarily small and midmarket businesses. 

    Clients
    Right Guard
    Uber
    ASOS
    Sook
    Industries
    Notable Project

    LTHL WPN. created an explainer video for a digital retail solution. They collaborated on the script, arranged voiceovers, and managed pre- and post-production needs. The final product has proven crucial for the client and can be used for investment purposes. 

    "They were able to drive our idea and remind me of what we were trying to achieve." – COO, Digital Retail Solution

  • 16
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

     Toast is a TV advertising and visual production agency based in London. Founded in 2002, the team of 11 specializes in advertising, video production, and media planning & buying.

    Clients
    Morgan Stanley
    Ancestry.com
    Cancer Research UK
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Toast provided a software company with their video production services. They produced 5 animated videos used online and at events and arranged facility availability, royalty acquisition, and voice talent. The client was impressed with the positive feedback the project received.

    “We’ve received very high praise from people that we value. Investors and attendees at conferences have remarked about the quality of the videos. Our sales team expects top quality, and they have said that they are proud to stand in front of these videos.” – Head of Marketing and Communications, Software Company 

  • 17
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Bold Content is a video production agency. The small team is in London, United Kingdom. Their services include video production.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A business communications company hired Bold Content for video production needs. The video must showcase their project's objectives and benefits professionally.

    "I appreciated their attention to detail and flexibility."

  • 18
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Geronimo Boy Film is a London-based studio founded in 2017 with fewer than 10 members. They specialize in video production solutions for small businesses in the fields of advertising, arts, and health care.

    Clients
    Toyota
    Johnson's
    Samsung
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Geronimo Boy Film provided advertising and marketing services for a production company. The company works with Geronimo Boy Film to provide support for the company’s various clients. Geronimo Boy Film’s projects have been well-received by clients so far.

    “Frictionless and easy.” - Producer, Production Company

  • 19
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Birmingham United Kingdom

    Founded in 2014, Slate and Mortar Ltd is a small video production agency. Their services include video production, broadcast video, and social media marketing. The company is in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

    Industries
  • 20
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Glasgow United Kingdom

    Lost Clock Productions is a film production company based in Glasgow, United Kingdom founded in 2018. Their team of 1 assists clients ranging from small startups to enterprises with their video production and corporate photography needs. They make videos such as documentaries, corporate videos, and branded videos, among others. 

    Clients
    Royal Bank of Scotland
    Stripe Communications
    Celtic Connections
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Lost Clock Productions was subcontracted by an arts organization to produce a film featuring a school-based music project. Lost Clock Productions worked with the project musicians and schools to interview the children. The stakeholders were pleased with the resulting documentary.

    "They understood what we were looking for and achieved this without any fuss. The team were really good to work with, nothing was a bother and they kept us in the loop with progress. They gave us options and advice and were happy to explain and go over things with us. They were professional and approachable." - Education Manager, Arts Organization

  • 21
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Stoke & Dagger is a video production company launched in 2011. Their small team is based in London, United Kingdom. Their services include video production, advertising, and content marketing.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    To maximize their activity and engagement on their digital channels, a telecommunications network hired Stoke & Dagger for their video production services. They created videos for the client's digital channels.

    "One thing that distinguishes Stoke & Dagger from other providers is their quick response time."

  • 22
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Napoleon Creative is a video production and animation studio based in London. The studio, founded in 2006, has a team of less than ten that provides video production services to enterprise and smaller-sized companies in the consumer products & services, business services, IT, and financial services industries.

    Clients
    Capgemini
    Natural History Museum
    Cawston Press
    Infosys
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A nonprofit organization hired Napoleon Creative to edit two patient video stories that discuss stroke and rehabilitation treatment. Napoleon Creative edited the videos to follow the storyboards and focus on key emotional elements as required by the organization. They completed the editing and now the videos are used on their website and in communications to encourage regular donations.

    "Gavin takes time to talk through the project in detail and really 'gets' the brief. He also brings some great suggestions and improvements to the brief to get the most from the edit." - Communications Lead, Nonprofit Organization

  • 23
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Solihull United Kingdom

    Jask Creative is a full-service creative marketing agency based in Solihull, U.K. The agency, founded in 2002, has a team of more than 25 that provides, among others, branding, SEO, and web design services to various companies and institutions.  

    Clients
    Quilter
    Barker Brettell
    Unity Trust Bank
    The Chartered Insurance Institute
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Jask Creative was hired by a Financial Planning Firm to create its brand, which includes the creation of a logo and a website. The Firm received compliments on the website and the branding among the Firm's clients. 

    "We were working to a very tight schedule up to launch and JASK were able to fulfil all their commitments in time." - Director, Financial Planning Firm

  • 24
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    The Little Wild Ones is a London-based animation and motion design studio founded in 2019 with more than two employees. They specialize in content marketing, social media marketing, and video production for small businesses.

    Clients
    Tiger Heart
    BlueStacks
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Little Wild Ones provided virtual reality services for an innovation agency. The agency had a client that needed a VR solution. The Little Wild Ones provided a solution for the project and the agency enjoyed working together on it.

    “They’re very clear and don’t use a lot of jargon. We always know where we stand and how to move forward.” - Founder, Innovation Agency

  • 25
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Stockport United Kingdom

    Sound & Colour Films is a video production agency. Based in Stockport, United Kingdom, their small team specializes in video production and broadcast video. The firm was founded in 2016.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sound & Colour Films created a video for a recruitment company. They provided extensive support from conceptualization to the final edit and launch of an innovative company video.

    "They offered an approachable, reliable, and professional service."

  • 26
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Shirley United Kingdom

    GG Media is a sustainable film production company from Shirley, U.K. founded in 2014. Their team of about 5 employees mostly cater to small businesses in a range of industries offering video production and content marketing services. 

    Clients
    West Midlands Trains
    Oracle Netsuite
    Glide
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GG Media provided video production support to a regional police force that needed to boost their efforts. They worked on two projects, gathering equipment and doing camera work while adhering to all requirements. Their efforts guaranteed the time delivery of the production. 

    "They’ve helped us ensure the excellence of our output." – Marketing Head, Regional Police Force 

  • 27
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Lichfield United Kingdom

    Vivid Colour Studios is a video production company based in Birmingham, England that's run by a team of two experts. Founded in 2015, they provide video production services to both small and mid-market firms from various industries, such as advertising & marketing, business services, and consumer products & services.

    Clients
    Brewhouse & Kitchen
    Adventure Graphics
    Sutton Town Council BID
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Vivid Colour Studios was subcontracted by a sports clinic to produce a short promotional video. The video would be used to market the clinic through various platforms, including their company website's homepage. The video itself was sent fully completed in a matter of weeks, and the clinic is satisfied with the quality of the product.

    "...Vivid Colour Studios have a real passion for creating branding films for small businesses. As a small business themselves, I felt confident putting my trust in them, that they would look after my brand well." - Owner, Sports Clinic

  • 28
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    harris&wilde is a video advertising agency in London, England. Founded in 2018, they have fewer than 5 employees that serve mostly enterprise and midmarket clients in the business, financial, and IT sectors. Services include advertising, social media marketing, and video production.

    Clients
    Lexis Nexis
    Roka Construction
    Six Star Global
    SPB UK & Ireland Teatulia
    Industries
    Notable Project

    harris&wilde designed a website for a construction company. Their team provided branding services in efforts to help the client create a new brand identity. Their work has received positive feedback from the client’s customers and suppliers.

    “We were most impressed with their attention to detail and commitment throughout the project. When we had queries, they were answered quickly with no hesitation. We were also extremely impressed with the finished product.” – Managing Director, Construction Company

  • 29
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    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. 

    Clients
    Visit Victoria
    Audi
    Harrolds
    Domain Australia
    Industries
    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

  • 30
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    LONDON United Kingdom

    Loftworks is a studio founded in London in 2013 with no more than 10 members. They specialize in video production, broadcast video, and corporate photography services for clients in the industries of business services, advertising, and arts.

    Clients
    Colgate
    Kraft Heinz
    Virgin Atlantic
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Loftworks offered design and video editing solutions to a presentations agency. Loftworks is in charge of various elements of the agency, including motion graphics and editing. The agency is impressed with Loftworks’ creative capabilities.

    “Loftworks’ ability to get things done quickly and their flexibility are impressive.” - Managing Director, Presentations Agency

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