Matt Callanan Productions Video


Video Director
Freelance Lighting Cameraman, Editor
Canon C300, 5D Mark II / III Shooter and Final Cut Pro/Premiere Editor
Corporate, Commercials, Documentaries, Promos / EPK, Music Videos, Live Events

Callanan Productions Includes a team of go-to professionals to bring your project to life

We shoot on a whole range of cameras like: Canon C300, C100, Canon XF305, Sony FS700, Panasonic HPX500 P2, Panasonic AG-HPX250, Sony EX3 and we have a rack of GoPro cameras too.


To discuss bookings, please contact me:
matt@mattcallananproductions.com

Tel: 07702 886 149

// "A first class level of professionalism"//
BBC Academy - London

// "Video Guru"//
Google UK

// "Very talented"//
Time Out Magazine

// "Definitely recommended to other companies that require promotional videos."//
Premier Service Operations Manager, T-Mobile/ EE

// "Always a real pleasure to work with and can be counted on to go the extra mile."//
BBC Commissioning Exec

// "That's a great piece of work"//
Canon

// "Fantastic video"//
Rycote

// "Excuse my language - but bloody brilliant! The quality is a different class."//
Action For Children

// "Video Marketing Master"//
CREATRiuM

// "One word - brilliant."//
Chairman, Transform People International


// I direct, produce and edit compelling video. //

// Have recently produced videos for: John Lewis, BBC, Canon, Peroni, T-Mobile, Action for Children, Clinique, Fairtrade, Shortlist & Stylist Magazines, KMS California, Lab Series, Aviva, Hearst Digital, Rockwool, The Post Office, Power to the Pixel/BFI, Sleeperz Hotels, Royksopp, TEDx, Universities and charities. //

// I've got over 4 years experience of working for the BBC in London, creating content and managing social brands for the Entertainment and Learning Departments. //

// My work has been seen on BBC1's News at Ten, Radio 1's Main Stage at The Big Weekend, been the main feature on the BBC Homepage and I've shot behind the scenes video for a TV series that went on to win a BAFTA. //

// I'm also proud to say I've been part of shooting a video that (on the last count) has had over 2 Million views on YouTube. //

// Need Video? Have a look at some of the feedback I've received and get in touch. Happy to discuss any projects you may want me to work on. I have a team of go-to professionals that I bring into the team to bring your project to life. //

Showreel 2014:

Some videos I've made recently:

University of South Wales - Location

John Lewis - Westfield Olympic Site - Stratford

Peroni - Opera di Peroni

Cardiff University

"The video is fantastic - the angles are so clever and keep you watching! Very engaging."

Royksopp - Forsaken Cowboy

Directed/shot/edited official video for Royksopp's 'Forsaken Cowboy'
"We loved your video. Keep up the good work." - Royksopp

Getty Images - 1st Welsh woman to Climb Everest - Tori James

University of Worcester

Action For Children

Cardiff University - Open Air Gallery

Sleeperz Hotels

Platfform Fashion Show

"Brilliant! We love it, another job very well done!"

Cage Warriors

"We are really happy with the result! Good work!

Dizzyjam

Canon

Cardiff Hyperlapse


Recent Clients:

"I would definitely recommend him to other companies that require promotional videos. The video has been used on YouTube and internally across all our sites. This has had a massive impact on employee experience; they have loved seeing themselves on TV!! Matt put everyone at ease and blended in as if he'd worked with us from day one." - Premier Service Operations Manager, T-Mobile

"A first class level of professionalism, excellent service, very friendly approach and outstanding practical contribution to various BBC projects, with excellent feedback from our contributors!

Matt has filmed and produced content used on the BBC College of Production website, BBC Academy and within BBC Vision. I would highly recommend Matt and look forward to working with him again in the near future." - BBC Academy - London

"This is awesome. I showed it to my MD and he was over the moon" - HR Director, Rockwool

"The documentary is a testament to his people skills which combined with his considerable film making ability perfectly captured these inspirational stories in a powerful but always sensitive manner." - Dr Ian Lewis, Head of Research, Tenovus

"Matt Callanan's films have become an essential part of our marketing and social media campaigns. His unobtrusive style combined with his media training, is perfect for our corporate videos and for a business which is as experiential as ours, he captures the moments which perfectly convey our message to our present and future clients. Highly recommended." - Sing and Inspire

"Matt has done a fantastic job in a fuss free and timely manner, a great guy to work with. The video showcases the key elements of our hotel brand, style, location and great value and it forms an important part of our social/digital and distribution strategy. I will be using Matt again for another video for our next hotel build." - Javeed Anwar, Head of Marketing & Sales, Sleeperz Hotels

"The video is absolutely fantastic. So moving, yet so positive. You've done a great job. We're delighted with it." - Cancer Research Wales

"One word - brilliant." - Ronnie Stronge, Chairman, Transform People International


Freelance Cameraman, Editor
Canon C300, 5D Mark III Shooter and Final Cut Pro Editor
Corporate, Commercials, Documentaries, Music Videos, Live Events


BBC Feedback:

"I worked with Matt on a Radio 1 and BBC Three project, filming at the One Big Weekend. Matt filmed and edited three shorts whilst on location. He worked tirelessly, quickly and professionally; was calm under pressure and we ended up with some great shorts." - Bimala - BBC Marketing Manager

"Very impressed. These are top quality films!" - Zoe - BBC Senior Producer

"You have done a fantastic job, we love it!" and "Thanks so much Matt you have been brilliant to work with." - Ali - BBC Exec Producer - BBC Two (Dave Gorman's Genius programme)


To discuss bookings, please contact me:
matt@mattcallananproductions.com

Tel: 07702 886 149

Music Videos:

"If anyone is looking for a music video director, this chap is very talented" - Kate - Time Out Magazine

"We loved your video. Keep up the good work." - Royksopp

"Beautifully shot and a great fit for the song." and "Your entry was brilliant and a credit to your talent!"- Alicia Keys & Genero TV

"Matt!!! What a great vid! You should do more of this lark! ;)" - DJ Tom Middleton

"Cool mix of multi media graphics and SFX." Duran Duran

"That's good. I like." Imogen Heap

"James (Zabiela) and I both think the video came out amazing. Well done!" - Red Light Management

// Won a competition for Norwegian band Royksopp with my music video 'Forsaken Cowboy'. It became the official video, plus it was shown at the special Royksopp/BUG Music special at BFI Southbank cinema in London.//

// My video footage has just been used in, Grammy award winning artist, Imogen Heap's latest video for her new single Lifeline. Some of my clips get projected onto her naked (painted) body! //

// I've been made a Finalist in recent competitions for both Alicia Keys and Duran Duran.//

// A video I helped shoot has now had over 2 million views on YouTube.//

// Feature on the winning video in The Guardian. //


Some music videos I've directed, shot and edited:

BOOKA SHADE - TEENAGE SPACEMAN

"We loved your video" - Genero TV

JAMES ZABIELA - CLAUDE VONSTROKE - AUNDY

"James and I both think the video came out amazing. Well done!" - Red Light Management

"Beautifully shot, this video makes you feel like you're right in the DJ booth next to him." - What's Really Good

DAVID LYNCH - GOOD DAY TODAY


To discuss bookings, please contact me:
matt@mattcallananproductions.com

Tel: 07702 886 149

Some other facts:
// I really like a cup of tea.
// I have a certificate from the Guinness World Records for 'Most Awesome Brother'. True.
// I can run a 1/2 marathon in 1hr 31. I came 188th in this year's Men's Health Survival of the Fittest race. Not easy.
// I've DJed around the world (US, Australia, Ibiza, Japan, Russia and most of Europe) making a few people dance. Hear some of my music as Matt Phantom and Phantom Beats.
// I also do sync and promotional music for the likes of the BBC, Vauxhall Tigra, Britain's Next Top Model, Company Magazine's High Street Fashion Awards, ASOS and Palm Olive's Soft and Gentle. Honestly. Great for the hands.
// Get in touch if you'd like me to produce some music for your event, promo, commercial or TV Programme.
matt@mattcallananproductions.com