Looking for a top explainer video company?

Explainer videos are wonderful resources for breaking down complex topics of your business and industry in a compelling and palatable manner. Finding the right explainer video production service makes your content stand out.

That's why we've created this list of the best explainer video production companies for you to review. Read through company descriptions, former clients, and notable projects to find the best fit for your business. (And, if you want personalized recommendations, tell us about your project.)

List of the Best Explainer Video Companies

  • 1
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Novato CA

    Explainly is an animation company headquartered in Novato, Calif. and founded in 2018. The team of fewer than 10 employees provides video production services, with a specific focus on explainer videos. Their clientele is composed of enterprises, midmarket businesses, and small businesses in the advertising and marketing and arts, entertainment, and music industries.

    Clients
    Visa
    HubSpot
    Stanford
    Morning Brew
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Explainly produced an animated explainer video to generate leads. Their work involved writing the scripts and creating the visual design, and the deliverable led to an increase in both inquiries and revenue.

    "We have had numerous prospective customer and active customers tell us they were interested in evaluating [us] based on the Explainly video." – Sr. Sales Manager, Influencer Marketing Company

  • 2
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Baltimore MD

    Next Day Animations is an animation company based in Baltimore, with additional offices in Minneapolis; Bend, Ore.; Bracebridge, Canada; and Madison, Wis. Next Day Animations was founded in 2012 and has 18 employees. Services provided by this company include video production, marketing strategy, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Johnson & Johnson
    Universal Studios
    American Lung Association
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Next Day Animations created a three-minute animation video for a youth non-profit organization. The project involved writing a script, incorporating a voiceover, and creating the video's animated content. The client has reported a lot of positive feedback in response to the video.

    "Direct feedback was very effective and helpful, making this collaboration go smoothly." Development Director, Youth Non-Profit

  • 3
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Walnut Creek CA

    BX Films is a concept-to-consumer video agency based in Walnut Creek, Calif. founded in 2010. With a team of 12 professionals, they offer assistance in video production to clients from startups to enterprises, with a focus on advertising and marketing. They produce various video types, including commercial videos, brand videos, and explainers.

    Clients
    Cisco
    VSCO
    JBL
    Fellow Products
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A private equity firm commissioned BX Films to produce a video for recruitment purposes aimed at undergrad students. The video ended up being of higher quality than previous projects done by the firm, and it made candidates more interested in the firm than before.

    "From a project management standpoint, their team was awesome. The team at BX Films is organized, collaborative, and flexible. With video production, there are a lot of pieces and people involved. We really appreciated that they were willing to work with everyone’s schedules by getting different teams to participate. They were well-organized throughout the entire process." - VP of Marketing, Private Equity Firm

  • 4
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    New York NY

    CRFT Video is a design-driven animation production company based in New York, New York. Founded in 2017 with additional offices in Moscow, Russia, and Melbourne, Australia, their team specializes in animation, video production, explainer videos, 3D animation, commercials, and graphic design. They work with companies of all sizes in the United States, Australia, Canada, Europe, and around the globe.

    Clients
    Deloitte
    Kaspersky Lab
    Lays
    Ebay
    Industries
    Notable Project

    CRFT Video provided video production services for a luxury resort and real estate company. They used visualization, 3D modeling, and 3D animation to create content that showcases the resort apartments.

    "CRFT Video performed well during the engagement. They were able to make the complex project simple by using the right tools, remaining organized and communicative, and providing regular progress updates." – Head of Marketing, Hospitality Company

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  • 5
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cincinnati OH

    Epipheo is a Cincinnati based video production agency. They were founded in 2009 and have a team of 60 employees who specialize in video production and market strategy for enterprise and midmarket clients in the IT, business services, and healthcare industries. 

    Clients
    Pepper & Wits
    Walmart
    Cintrifuse
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Epipheo created a video for a lab manufacturer. They made an animated video that demonstrated the benefits of a new product being released by the client. The client was very happy with the video and said that it had received a lot of praise from others in their industry.

    “The level of efficiency within their organization is unmatched. Our engagement was unarguably the most pleasant outsourced project I’ve ever worked on.” – Marketing Manager, Lab Manufacturer
     

  • 6
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chicago IL

    BluBlu Studios is a design-driven, award-winning animation production company that was founded in 2014. Their team of 30 specializes in animation, video production, commercials and explainer videos. They work with companies of all sizes in the US, Canada, Asia, Europe and Australia. Headquarted in Warsaw, Poland. Represented in the UK, Scandinavia, Japan, Germany, Austria, and Singapore.

    Clients
    Kiehl's
    Deloitte
    Wiley Publishers
    Riot Games
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BluBlu Studios partnered with a retailer where they helped to produce an explainer video for a new product. They helped write the script and animate the video. The project resulted in an increase in the level of customer sign-ups on the website. 

    "Since we uploaded this new feature, we’ve seen a notable increase in the number of signups we receive from our site." – CEO, Retailer

  • 7
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Indore India

    MotionGility, founded in 2015, is an explainer video company headquartered in Indore, India. Their team of 18 people specializes in video production, but also does some graphic design and logo design. Their clients are enterprise, mid-market, and small businesses in a variety of industries. The industries their clients are in include advertising & marketing, business services, and consumer products & services.
     

    Clients
    Solar Curtain
    Epris
    Abuzz Technologies
    Industries
    Notable Project

    MotionGility created a promotional video for a tech company. The client wanted to raise awareness of their product, and gave MotionGility a description of what they wanted in the video. The company developed a draft and many iterations in order to receive client feedback to create the final product. The client received positive feedback about the video. 

    “The promotional video was well received.” — Owner, Tech Company
     

  • 8
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chamblee GA

    Boutique marketing agency Commotion Engine is based in Woodstock, Ga. Since 2013, their team of 7 has been specializing in video production, digital strategy, and graphic design for a variety of clients. 

    Clients
    Kahua
    Amazon
    Leidos
    MoveGuides
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Commotion Engine created animations and mixed audio for a healthcare application. The goal of their work was to explain the app's key benefits in an easy way. Commotion Engine completed the project quickly and effectively.

    "The communication between our team and Commotion Engine was flawless." — Content Producer 

  • 9
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Kraków Poland

    Studio Pigeon is a full-service animation studio founded in 2012. The company has locations in both Krakow and Warsaw, Poland. Between these two offices, they employ a team of 23 that provides video production and graphic design services to mostly mid-size companies.

    Clients
    IKEA
    Microsoft
    UBS
    T-Mobile
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A gaming company needed help developing interactive stories for a children's app. Studio Pigeon created the GUI, illustrations, and promotional trailers for the iOS app.

    "We developed a great relationship with their team. The company’s approach to our partnership improved the quality of their service...We will work with them in the future for sure." — CEO, Gaming Company

  • 10
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Webdew is a video production agency headquartered in Seattle with additional offices in London and Mohali, India. They were founded in 2016, and have since expanded their team to 49 specialists. They provide video production services to small, midmarket, and enterprise businesses.
     

    Clients
    Uber
    Microsoft
    Calendar.com
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Webdew created a 60-second explainer video for a software development company. They began by storyboarding the project, and then went on the animate the video and narrate using a voiceover. They delivered the completed video on-time and on-budget.

    “The video was great and it came at a really good price.” – Marketing Manager, Software Development Company
     

  • 11
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    DPF Argentina

    Yum Yum Videos is a video production agency located in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Founded in 2010, Yum Yum Videos' team of more than 10 offers video production, SEO, digital strategy and branding services. 

    Clients
    American Express
    Walmart
    Heinz
    DocuSign
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Yum Yum Videos created a video for an app development firm. The client wanted an informative video to attract new investors. Yum Yum Videos provided character design, script writing, and production services for the video.

    "The project went according to plan. They [Yum Yum Videos] met the deadline, and the project was within budget. The end result was exceedingly satisfactory." - CEO, App Development Platform 

  • 12
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Warszawa Poland

    ExplainVisually.co is a visual thinking agency based in Warsaw, Poland. The agency, founded in 2014, has a team of more than ten that provides video production and graphic design services. ExplainVisually.co serves enterprise and smaller-sized companies in the IT, health care & medical, financial services, telecommunications, energy & natural resources, and utilities industries.

    Clients
    IKEA
    Carlsberg
    Orange
    ING
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A general merchandise retailer hired ExplainVisually.co to help generate more awareness about their actions to prevent food waste. As part of the engagement, ExplainVisually.co analyzed, synthesized, and visualized the key information about the food waste prevention initiative. They then prepared hand drawings that presented this initiative on the walls of their shops. The wall drawings worked well as shoppers asked for more information from staff and congratulated them for having it.

    "Their fantastic flexibility and ability to prepare great visual synthesis." - Former Operational Community Manager, General Merchandise Retailer

  • 13
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Yerevan Armenia

    Yans Media is a design studio based in Yerevan, Armenia, and founded in 2015. Their team of 8 employees specializes in video production.

    Clients
    Laclary
    Magna Clava
    DriveTime
    Notable Project

    Yans Media created a video for a music sharing service. They storyboarded and created an animated video based on the concept provided by the client. The video advertised the service and was posted to Facebook and Instagram. The client said that they saw a rise in the number of producers and sound designers on the site after posting the video.

    “Working with Yans Media was a fantastic experience. I can’t say anything negative.” – CEO, Music Sharing Service
     

  • 14
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Douglas Isle of Man

    Animation Explainers is an explainer video production company located in Douglas, Isle of Man, and Toronto, Canada. Founded in 2018, they now have about 12 employees who specialize in creating bespoke animation explainer videos for companies in the medical devices, IT and software, cryptocurrency, and financial services industries amongst others. Services include scriptwriting, animation, production, voiceovers, music, and editing.

    Clients
    Post Media Network
    Deutsche Telekom
    Impellam Group PLC
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Animation Explainers produced an animated explainer video to inform potential clients about a HR company’s services. They collaborated on the script and audio elements and incorporated feedback into the work. The final video has received thousands of views online and all feedback has been positive.

    “The process was very easy and resulted in a great final product. On LinkedIn, we have a few thousand views on the video and it’s definitely making rounds on all the platforms.” – President, HR Company

  • 15
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    Social Driver is a digital agency founded in 2011 with a team of over 10 members. Based in Washington, DC, they offer web design, social media marketing, and digital strategy solutions for clients ranging from small firms to large businesses in the fields of health care and nonprofit, among others.

    Clients
    Elizabeth Dole Foundation
    Goodwill Industries International
    Honda North America
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Social Driver designed and launched a website for a nonprofit organization. Social Driver worked closely with the organization throughout the project, constantly guiding them during the process. The website has received positive feedback from the community.

    “They have a very effective in-house approach to project management, which guided us very well through the process of launching the website.” - Former Director of Communications, Nonprofit Organization

  • 16
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Rip Media Group is an animation and video production company located in Los Angeles. Founded in 2007, they currently have about 15 employees who specialize in video production services for businesses of any size. The team creates 3D motion graphics, 2D animation, and live action videos amongst others for clients in the IT, medical, and business services industries.

    Clients
    Ben and Jerry's
    Harvard University
    Cisco
    Intel
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rip Media Group provided full-scale production services for a food services company. After creating a script and storyboard, Rip Media Group directed and edited the animated explainer video for publishing on the client's website. They delivered impressive customer service and tailored content that helped to establish the client's competitive edge. 

    "Throughout the entire project they were extremely responsive and always reachable." — Co-Founder & CEO, Food Services Company

  • 17
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

    Kasra Design is an animation company that is located in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia. Founded in 2011, Kasra Design has about 16 employees that specialize in video production and broadcast video. The company has created more than 700 commercial videos such as animated explainer, corporate, 2D, and 3D videos and motion graphics. They work with a range of clients in a variety of industries.  

    Clients
    Commonwealth Bank
    Credit Suisse
    Panasonic
    IATA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Kara Design created videos for a client's workshops and events. They produced two brand introduction videos in English and Indonesian that featured animation. The content received positive feedback for its streamlined messaging.

    "The team looks at feedback objectively and always tried to understand why I was making particular requests. They simplified the message I was trying to deliver and cleaned up our content." – Founder, E-Commerce Solution Provider 

  • 18
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Promoshin is a Los Angeles based video production company. They were founded in 2011 and have a team of 11 employees who specialize in video production.

    Clients
    Bucklebury LLC
    Stealth Power
    Harvest Growth
    Notable Project

    Promoshin produced a video for a bioengineering company. The video introduced the client’s company, and was informative in nature.The client was happy with the finished video and regularly used it to introduce their company to others in their industry. 

    “Their positive attitude and unlimited revisions are noteworthy aspects of the collaboration.” – Business Development Director, Bioengineering Company
     

  • 19
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Kharkiv Ukraine

    Wow-How Studio is a video production and design agency that was founded in 2009. They are based in Kharkiv, Ukraine, and have over 30 employees who offer a variety of specializations. Wow-How Studio's services focus on creative video and design solutions that feature animated video production, animation design, 3D graphic design, as well as AR/VR development and design. 

    Clients
    Luma Health
    OptimizeMyAirbnb
    Weimei
    Mercedes-Benz
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A law firm in the US hired Wow-How Studio to create an introductory video for their unique legal services. After holding a creative session with the client, Wow-How scripted and animated a 90-second film that explained the practice and introduced the partners. The client was impressed with both the quality of their work and a fast delivery that outpaced the expected deadline.

    "Wow-How Studio did everything I asked. I got a great product for the price I paid, and they were a terrific partner." - Managing Partner, US Law Firm

  • 20
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Wienot Films is an explainer video and whiteboard animation company based in Austin. Founded in 2011, their team of about 10 specializes in creating videos that turn complex ideas into concise, memorable, easy-to-understand stories. They work with clients ranging from startups to large Fortune 500 companies and offer a range of animation styles including hand-drawn whiteboard videos, character animations, and motion graphics. 
     

    Clients
    Canon
    Gatorade
    Sesame Street
    Google
    Notable Project

    Wienot Films created an animated explainer video for a healthcare consulting firm. They drove the entire process from message discovery, scriptwriting, storyboards, to final animation. The video garnered glowing reviews from industry professionals and pleased internal stakeholders with its quality-to-price ratio. The client was impressed with Wienot Films' personal, attentive service and quick understanding of project goals. 

    “"The excellence at Wienot sure makes us want to find ways to partner with them in the future as we grow, as we know we can trust any project to their capable hands and creative minds. We can't thank them enough for such a professional and amazing final product. It was well worth the investment, and they have our highest recommendation." – Co-owner, Healthcare Consulting Firm

  • 21
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    The DVI Group is a strategic video communications agency that has been in business for over 21 years. Company capabilities include live-action filming, 2D/3D animation, motion graphics, instructional design, static banners, and print campaigns. The DVI Group also uses the latest technologies and new insights to re-imagine what business video looks like. This means they can also offer interactive video, personalized video, sales enablement, and all production and post-production services critical to every type of content required.

    Clients
    UPS
    McKesson
    Delta
    Intercontinental Hotels
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An airline hired The DVI Group to transform written training manuals into educational videos for pilots. The DVI Group tackled this task by reading the training manuals, interviewing stakeholders such as trainees, and developing a storyline to present to the client. Next, The DVI Group wrote a script and produced about 10 videos.

    "Their ability to digest mass amounts of highly technical information allowed them to have intelligent and productive conversations with us in order to produce effectively engaging and informative video content. It's miraculous how much they were able to learn about our industry." – First Officer, Airline

  • 22
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chernivtsi Ukraine

    Verstiuk Production is an animated video production agency that was established in 2016. They are based in Chernivtsi, Ukraine and have about 25 employees. Verstiuk Production services revolve around high-end animation production, including 2D, 3D, animated logos, and whiteboard videos.

    Clients
    Philips
    General Electric
    MyTaxi
    AAA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A US insurance firm partnered with Verstiuk Production to create an explainer video for digital channels. As they prepared to launch a new mobile platform for claims and policy management, they needed an engaging introduction for the product. The team carefully crafted a storyboard and description of timing and style. Upon approval, Verstiuk created a fully scripted animated explanation for the new platform. The client especially appreciated the professional quality of their work, especially as an outsourced firm.

    "They are responsive, technologically sound, and cost effective, delivering great work at a good price." - Creative Director, Marketing Agency for US Insurance Firm

  • 23
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Kyiv Ukraine

    Founded in 2010, Darvideo Animation studio is a production company that specializes in video production, advertising, and broadcast video. Headquartered in Kiev, Ukraine, the team of 250 works with midmarket and small businesses in the media, advertising & marketing, and entertainment industries. 

    Clients
    Samsung
    7eleven
    Radisson Blu
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Darvideo Animation Studio worked with a search firm to create an explainer video to create awareness and increase brand engagement. The client was impressed by Darvideo’s professionalism. 

    “They are very skilled in transforming sketches and conceptual information into the professionally crafted video. “ – Managing Director, Search Firm
     

  • 24
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Mount Rainier MD

    Breadnbeyond is a firm based in Mount Rainier, Md. Founded in 2008 ,their team of 25 serves clients in the advertising and business services sectors. Services include explainer videos and 2D animation.

    Clients
    Ecovista
    Tokky
    8 Securities
    MatchCraft
    Notable Project

    Breadnbeyond created an explainer video for anti-theft parcel service. The team was open to suggestions and made any necessary changes along the way. The final product was well received and explains the product exceptionally.

    “Their workflow was fluid and efficient.” – Founder, Anti-theft Parcel Service

  • 25
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Collingwood Canada

    Switch Video is a video marketing company founded in 2007. Based in Collingwood, Canada, they have a team of 19 members. They specialize in video production and other digital marketing services for mainly midmarket-level businesses.

    Clients
    HP
    Amazon
    Linkedin
    IBM
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Switch Video helped an IT solutions provider by creating a series of animated explainer videos to aid in brand awareness efforts. They based the project on multiple rounds of review and collaborative storyboarding and scriptwriting. The videos the team produced have received positive feedback, and they are currently in the process of creating more. 

    "They’ve been very good at reaching out with questions, coming up with scripts and visual concepts, and letting my team focus on our responsibilities." – Senior Solution Support Manager, IT Solultions Provider 

     

  • 26
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Creamy Animation is a video production company based in Vancouver, Canada, and founded in 2012. Their team of 6 employees specializes in video production for enterprise and midmarket clients in the IT and business services industries.

    Clients
    Kognitive Marketing
    Impark
    Coast Mental Health
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Creamy Animation created a series of videos for an immigration services company. They produced a series of videos that explained what services the client provides and why they’re useful. The client loved the videos and said that they now use them as their go-to way to introduce new people to their business.

    “They're very fast and easy to work with. We've enjoyed the whole process.” – COO, Immigration Services Company
     

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

    Crushpix Video Production Company is a video production company based in Emeryville, Calif. Founded in 2005, this company has two employees. Services offered by Crushpix Video Production Company include video production and advertising.

    Clients
    The Clorox Company
    Google
    PayPal
    Notable Project

    Crushpix Video Production Company produced a video for a counseling services company. The client reported that the resulting video exceeded their expectations.

    "The team met all deadlines and was open and receptive to thinking outside the box. No one could have asked for more." Forensic Psychologist, Counseling Services Company

  • 28
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Fayetteville AR

    Explainify is a video production company located in Fayetteville, Ark. Its team of 5 employees has been specializing in video production and marketing strategy since its founding in 2012.  

    Clients
    Coca-Cola
    The Mars Agency
    General Electric
    Tyson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A methodologies firm hired Explainify to produce videos to use during employee and client interviews. Explainify produced a 30-second animated explainer video and a broader client-facing video. They also provided backend development, lighting, music, and camera makeup. The client was impressed with Explainify's flexibility. 

    "They allowed us to have more creative license than other firms. Some firms like to control the creative process and script. While they helped write it and laid things out, they didn't put a lot of pressure on us to acquiesce to what they were trying to do." –Founder, Methodologies Firm 

  • 29
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Demo Duck is an animated explainer video company based in Chicago. Founded in 2011, Demo Duck's team of 16 employees offer video production services for clients from the advertising, education, and media industries. 

    Clients
    Geico
    Netflix
    Blue Cross & Blue Shield
    Northwestern Mutual
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Demo Duck partnered with a clinical pathology organization, producing various educational and promotional videos. Stakeholders consistently give positive feedback on Demo Duck's videos. The client was impressed by Demo Duck's ability to produce quality and unique work despite multitasking or difficult circumstances. 

    "Everybody really loves their videos, especially the editing, the production, and how they convey emotion. I’ve heard nothing but positive feedback." - Senior Manager, Clinical Pathology Organization 

  • 30
    $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

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