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A production company. A creative studio. A talent agency.

A new model for all the the above.

Documist produces branded content and documentary films around the world, often in difficult and hard to reach locations. We’ve worked in over 30 countries now, and the list is growing.

But enough about us. What are you up to? Let us know at info@documist.com

 
 
 

OUR APPROACH

Flexibility.

Since we often find ourselves working in high-risk environments or navigating Kafkaesque bureaucracies, we prioritize thoughtful pre-production and planning. Some projects require specialized equipment or crew. Others might require unique security protocols. Some don’t require a camera at all.

Collaboration.

We handle almost every aspect of production in-house, from ideation to post-production. And to make sure every project gets the best team for the job, we have an extensive network of collaborators, including cinematographers, audio engineers, editors, animators, web UI/UX developers, and digital strategists.

Strategy.

What are your goals? What are your target audiences? As a creative agency, we offer media strategy consulting to help clients maximize their impact and reach.

WE OFFER

Concept and pre-production

  • Research

  • Scripting

  • Casting

Media Strategy

  • Media audit

  • Network mapping

  • Competitor analysis

  • Digital distribution

  • Grassroots mobilization

  • Social media strategy

  • Impact assessment

Production

  • Field producing

  • Directing

  • Cinematography

  • Sound

Post-production

  • Editing

  • Color

  • Motion graphics

  • Animation

  • Original music

  • Sound mix

Teaching and Workshops

  • For beginners/non-filmmakers

  • Master classes for filmmakers & video journalists

  • Continuing education

Equipment Rental

 

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