Looking for a top documentary video production company in Los Angeles?

The main benefits of hiring a documentary filmmaker are expertise and resources. A documentary company will have the equipment and trained video producers to create a stellar documentary. They also will have knowledge and experience of documentary storyboarding and production. Some documentary production companies even help you market your documentary using their connections in the industry.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top documentary companies in Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles Documentary Production Services

  • 1
    $50,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Miller/Datri Entertainment is a video production company based in New York, with a secondary location in Los Angeles. Founded in 2017, this company has seven employees. Miller/Datri Entertainment focuses exclusively on video producton for businesses on varying sizes.

    Clients
    Forbes
    Gore-Tex
    WeatherBug
    Notable Project

    Miller/Datri Entertainment was tasked with creating a promotional video for a gaming company. The video served as an explainer for potential investors, and the client reported significant growth as a result of Miller/Datri Entertainment's work.

    "They accommodated all our requests and needs and went above and beyond." CEO, Gaming Company

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  • 2
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    West Hollywood CA

    King Toledo is a full-service production company based in Los Angeles. Founded in 2011, this company has three employees and specializes in video production and broadcast video for businesses of various sizes.

    Clients
    Amgen Living Spaces
    Mashable
    Cadillac
    Notable Project

    King Toledo was responsible for creating a video for a biotechnology company. The project involved creating storyboards, conducting interviews, filming the video, and editing the footage. The client reported that the resulting video helped to bring satisfying levels of traffic to their site, exceeding their expectations and getting over 40,000 views.

    "King Toledo's delivery was ALWAYS on time and eloquent in its delivery. From the original treatment to our project plans, communication strategy and production schedule everything was perfectly timed and delivered." Marketing Strategist, Biotechnology Company

  • 3
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Inglewood CA

    Lemonlight is a video productions agency headquartered in Marina Del Ray, Calif. It also has offices in Miami, New York City, Chicago, San Diego, and Austin, Texas. Its team of 39 employees specializes in video production, content marketing, and broadcast video. It was founded in 2010 and works mostly with mid-market firms. 

    Clients
    Hyatt
    Audi
    Uber
    Accenture
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An independent school hired Lemonlight to produce branding videos to show prospective families.  Lemonlight scripted, produced, and gave feedback on the final, 90-second product. The client was so impressed by the video that they have asked the team at Lemonlight to film and create additional content. The client was impressed with the team at Lemonlight's professionalism. 

    "We were happy they were really easy to work with. The two onsite crew members that came the day of the shoot were fantastic. They were really considerate and thoughtful but also engaged with the people they were shooting. They knew all the right questions to ask which made everything easy and seamless." – Head of School, Independent School

  • 4
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Left Productions is an media production company headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices in Paris and London. Left Productions' team of 23 employees offer video production, advertising, and content marketing services. The firm was founded in 2012. 

    Clients
    Grant's Whiskey
    Planet Photo
    Saint Laurent
    Nutella
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Left Productions produced educational videos to increase brand awareness for a SaaS video company. Left Productions created a variety of videos for the client including testimonials, company overviews, and conference coverage.  Left Productions offered a high level of customer service and responsiveness.

    "Their level of service is great and they’re very responsive. As a B2B startup, their cost effectiveness is very important to us, as is the high level and quality of their customer service." – Product Marketing, SaaS Video Company

  • 5
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Mane Co. is a digital creative agency based in San Clemente, Calif. The agency, founded in 2016, is a team of less than ten that provides video production services to various companies. 

    Clients
    Apple
    LG
    Nike
    Starbucks
    Notable Project

    Mane Co was hired by a Sports Club to produce a series of marketing videos for advertising purposes. The videos, used in the Sports Club's Facebook and Instagram ads, produced good numbers. 

    "Just looking at the work that they do and the quality of their footage alone, you can tell that they offer the whole package." - Head of Production, Sports Club 

  • 6
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Fluid is a production company based in Los Angeles. It was founded in 2007 and has a team of 2 that is entirely focused on producing videos in various styles.

    Clients
    Danmarks Radio
    Blu
    Freeport Media
    Citizens of the World Charter Schools.
    Notable Project

    Fluid helped an entertainment company with the production of a travel show. The team gathered information for the research phase of the project, conducted interviews, and provided feedback on planning and strategy elements. They also assisted the client in producing the show.

    "We’re very happy with them; in fact, we’ll be working with them again for another research project the year after." — Executive Producer, Entertainment Company

  • 7
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Founded in 2004, Highline Studios is a video production company based in Los Angeles. Their team of two employees provides video production, broadcast video, and branding services.

    Clients
    Vanity Fair
    Aecom
    Speedo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Highline Studios produced a video for a construction client. The video has been posted to the company website and Youtube and has received positive feedback from consumers.

    "Everything from the pre-production, filming, editing was handled with strong attention to detail." –Project Manager, Construction Company

  • 8
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Fluid Films Productions Inc is a video production and marketing agency located in L.A. They have about one employee. Since 1998, they have provided video production and branding services to a wide array of clients. 

    Clients
    Toyota
    Subaru
    Red Bull
    Notable Project

    Fluid Films Productions Inc provided full scale production services, creating a video that highlighted the standard of education, research, and community service for university division. They filmed, conducted interviews, and edited the content. They offered valuable creative direction and delivered a final product that impressed internal stakeholders. 

    "All of their work was conducted with the highest level of professionalism."— Public Relations Manager, University Division

  • 9
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Pluck. is a video agency headquartered in Los Angeles, with an additional office in New York City. Their team of around 5 employees provides video production, advertising, and broadcast video services.

    Clients
    CapitalOne
    Indiegogo
    Apartments.com
    DealDash
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A transportation company hired Pluck. to create a brand video showcasing its services. They created a storyboard and filmed original content featuring the transportation company's customers. They had full control over the creative direction of the video, and the client appreciated that the video was delivered on time.

    “The quality of the video is excellent, and the feedback we’ve received has been very positive. We’re a small business and the video helps us stand out from our competitors.” - Owner, Transportation Company

  • 10
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Costa Mesa CA

    Column Five is a creative agency founded in 2009. They are based in Irvine, Calif., and have an office in Brooklyn, N.Y. Their 57-person team provides content marketing, public relations, and video production services to their clients in the advertising & marketing and business services industries. 

    Clients
    Microsoft
    A&E
    Nike
    LinkedIn
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Column Five designed a full-service campaign to market an update for a popular web browser. They build a site and carried out SEM, email marketing, and social media marketing to drive awareness for the campaign. Their efforts brought positive impressions for the commonly ridiculed browser, which earn laud from the client. 

    "One of the things that makes them so strong as an agency is the fact that they pride themselves on being client-led. They are an extension of your team. There is no ego and no attitude to the way that they work." – Creative Technologist, Web Browswer

  • 11
    $10,000+
    Freelancer
    Los Angeles CA

    Journeymen Studios is a Los Angeles-based freelance studio. Since 2012, they have provided video production solutions to clients ranging from small companies to large businesses in the industries of advertising, manufacturing, and consumer products.

    Clients
    Watts Water Technologies
    Master Control Systems
    GHA Autism Supports
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Journeymen Studios produced videos for a culinary cannabis company. The company was looking to create a template that would be used for more than 120 recipe videos. The videos were made successfully and reflected the brand’s image well.

    “We couldn't have asked for a better partner to handle video for us.” - CEO, Culinary Cannabis Company

  • 12
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    VISIONSOUND FILMS is a video production firm based in Anaheim, Calif. Founded in 1995, their team of 8 serves clients in the advertising, hospitality, and consumer services sectors. Services include web and social media campaigns.

    Clients
    Southern California Edison
    UCLA
    The Marvin Group
    Verizon, CalOptima
    Industries
    Notable Project

    “VISIONSOUND FILMS filmed a law school’s graduation ceremony. The team delivered high quality work and has a quick turnaround time.” – Assistant Director, University

    Southern California Edison, UCLA, The Marvin Group, Verizon, CalOptima, State of California

  • 13
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Legacy Pictures is a video production agency. The small Los Angeles, California-based team provides video production. The firm was founded in 2016.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A digital studio hired Legacy Pictures to assist them in producing a video for an end client. The team handled all production coordination and physical production efforts for the project.

    "Their ability to pivot quickly and efficiently was impressive."

  • 14
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    West Hollywood CA

    7 Wonders Cinema is a digital video partner founded in 2015 in Ardmore, Pa., with a secondary location in West Hollywood, Calif. With nearly 10 team members on board, they mainly offer video production services but also content marketing, advertising, corporate photography, and more. Their main clients consist of medium-sized businesses across healthcare, IT, and advertising industries, among others.

    Clients
    Comcast
    The Atlantic
    Blue Shield of California
    Industries
    Notable Project

    7 Wonders Cinema produced several graphics and video clips for a wellness company that needed ads for TV and more. Through a smooth process and several rounds of drafts, the team delivered ads that performed really well for the client. Their communication and organization stood out.

    "The final product came out exactly as we hoped - actually, it came out better." – CEO, Wellness Company

  • 15
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Rancho Santa Margarita CA

    Feel Right Inc. is a production company based in Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif. with no more than 10 experts. They have provided social media marketing solutions to small and medium-sized companies alike since their founding in 2016.

    Clients
    St. Regis
    UCI
    Welly Merk
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Feel Right Inc. produces videos for an architecture firm. These videos are made mainly for marketing purposes and showcase the services provided by the firm. The firm continues to work with Feel Right Inc. due to their quality of service.

    “They were professional in scheduling our interviews and interactions with my clients and the people they were filming.” - President & Founder, Architecture Firm

  • 16
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Burbank CA

    Rightlane Productions is a creative media agency based in Burbank, Calif., with an office in Kings Cross, UK. The agency, founded in 2018, has a team of less than ten that provides video production and content marketing services to various companies and institutions.  

    Clients
    Under Armour
    Children's Institute
    Will Smith
    Nike
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A business acceleration platform hired Rightlane Productions to provide videography and photography services of an event the former is hosting. While the outcomes of the event and the photography and videography services have yet to be determined, Rightlane Productions went the extra mile in producing an additional video to honor the late founder of the platform who passed away shortly after the event.

    "It didn't feel like it was between 'their team' and 'ours.' It felt like we were one team working together on the same dream." - Executive Producer & VP, business acceleration platform

  • 17
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Pasadena CA

    VideoFresh | Video Production Services is a video production agency in Pasadena, Calif. Their employees serve mostly midmarket and small-business clients in the consumer products, e-commerce, and business sectors. They specialize in video production.

    Clients
    Vanity Planet
    Kaiser Permanente
    Habitat for Humanity
    Industries
    Notable Project

    VideoFresh | Video Production Services handled video production efforts for a landscape plants manufacturer. They produced 12 videos interviewing craftsmen, internal team members, and gardening designers. The videos were well-received and boast high quality.

    "All-in-all, they executed everything really well." –Digital Marketing Director, Landscape Plants Manufacturer

  • 18
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    West Hollywood CA

    Tiny Giants Co is a creative branding company based in Los Angeles with offices in Baulkham Hills, Australia, and in Düsseldorf, Germany. The company, founded in 2006, has a team of around ten that provides, among others, branding, video production, and digital strategy services to small and midmarket companies and institutions.

    Clients
    Hillsong
    AACO
    Baxter Health Care
    87 North
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A pharmaceutical company hired Tiny Giants Co to create compelling digital assets -- a three-minute video and a two-minute 2D animated video -- that tell patients' stories and how the company is patient-centric. Tiny Giants Co delivered the digital assets within three-week timeframe and exceeded the company's expectations in terms of the quality.

    "They are always highly creative, very organized, respond well to the brief and are empathetic and caring when working with patients and their families." - External Relations Manager, Pharmaceutical Company 

  • 19
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Since 2019, The Blue Agency has served as the formal business of its owner, Louis Anastas and his wealth of video production, content marketing, and web design experience. His team of around 2–10 is based out of headquarters in Los Angeles, California, and largely focuses on the aerospace and tech industries.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Blue Agency team provided video consultation and production services to a contracting company, helping them to write, storyboard, and manage the shoots of various informational and promotional videos. The relationship is almost completely seamless, and the client has been consistently satisfied with the results of the projects.

    "Louis is even able to put our executive team at ease and is able to get great material out of just a regular conversation with a person. I’ve gotten an incredible number of compliments from people who love working with him." — Creative Director, Contracting Company

  • 20
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Costa Mesa CA

    Seal Media is a studio founded in 2007 with fewer than 10 professionals. They offer video production, digital strategy, and content marketing solution from their office in Costa Mesa, Calif. They mainly work with small and mid-market businesses.

    Clients
    Benjies NY Deli
    Dr. Paul Nassif
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Seal Media provided social media and digital marketing solutions for a deli restaurant. The restaurant has Seal Media manage their social media accounts and newsletters. The campaigns run by Seal Media have been met with positive feedback.

    “I like that they take it upon themselves to call and tell me about doing photos and other things.” - Manager, Deli Restaurant

  • 21
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Costa Mesa CA

    MINIM is a video production agency in Costa Mesa, Calif. Founded in 2017, the team of 30+ provides a range of production and video services to small, midmarket, and enterprise clients. 

    Clients
    AT&T
    Microsoft
    BDS Marketing
    Gorjana
    Notable Project

    MINIM produced a series of internal training videos for a sales and marketing company. They owned the project from end-to-end – creating a script, filming, and postproduction. They also provided creative advice for the client and produced a client-facing video after a core product launch. The client was impressed with their committment to quality service. 

    "They were personable and passionate about their work. Their team makes sure that people like them and their quality of work. That will always stick in my mind." – Director of Training, Sales & Marketing Company

  • 22
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Simi Valley CA

    Digital strategy and video production company Envelop Video was established in 2018. The agency offers digital strategy and video production and has a small team. The agency is in Simi Valley, California.

    Notable Project

    Envelop Video produced an explainer video for a custom doors and windows manufacturer. The team spent the entire day interviewing and going to the job site for additional videos.

    "I would use Envelop Video again, as I am currently working with them on a new project."

  • 23
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Walnut CA

    O0 Design Lab is a Walnut, California-based UX design company. They provide ux/ui design, branding, product design, and video production and were launched in 2019.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    O0 Design provides web design services for a staff augmentation company. The client has clearly discussed the project's goals with the client.

    "Their pure talent combined with a deep understanding of business logic is magic."

  • 24
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    JZ Creates, a social media marketing agency, was launched in 2021. Their small team is located in Los Angeles, California. Their services include social media marketing, advertising, video production, content marketing, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    JZ Creates provided video production services for an advertising agency. They work with the agency on various projects where the deliverables are one-of-a-kind 3D videos for social media.

    “There’s so much to love about working with JZ Creates since their skills and talents are unmatched.”

  • 25
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Riverside CA

    Clutch Creative Marketing is a branding firm. They specialize in branding, web design, graphic design, video production, and more and were founded in 2014. Their small team is in Dallas, Texas.

    Notable Project

    Clutch Creative Marketing handles a manufacturing company's branding needs. The team is responsible for creating brochures, video ads, content, graphic design, product packaging, and more.

    "Their creative work definitely surpasses our expectations."

  • 26
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Pasadena CA

    Established in 2015, Starke Marketing is a web design agency. The small Pasadena, California-based team specializes in web design, social media marketing, branding, digital strategy, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Starke Marketing designed and developed a UAV manufacturer’s website. They’re currently providing SEO and site maintenance and hosting. Additionally, they are managing the client’s social media accounts.

    "I’ve always felt genuine concern and care from their team."

  • 27
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Bullfrog Creative Agency is an event marketing & planning company. The small Canton, Georgia-based team offers event marketing & planning, public relations, branding, social media marketing, and more. The firm was launched in 2020.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Bullfrog Creative Agency launched a PR campaign to help a consultancy gain insights into the interweb. They assigned a chief writing agent who helped formulate the internet content and backlinks for SEO.

    "I loved the one-on-one communication. I literally worked one-on-one with ownership."

  • 28
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Nomad Endeavors is a Los Angeles-based media and marketing agency founded in 2020 with fewer than 10 members. They specialize in video production, branding, and digital strategy for clients ranging from small firms to large businesses in the fields of IT and consumer products.

    Clients
    Apex.AI
    Ortiz World Wealth
    Sony PlayStation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Nomad Endeavors provided digital marketing services for a hair salon. The salon wanted to increase signups for their annual international club. Nomad Endeavors helped generate 25% more signups through marketing efforts.

    “Everything from start to finish was seamless, their team was very professional, they always came on time, and the outcome was amazing.” - President of Marketing, Hair Salon

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