Trillium Studios Film has worked on a wide variety of projects – from 60-second spots to feature length documentaries.
Bring us a film at any stage and we will help you complete it.
We’ll work with you to determine your audience, your message, and how best to convey it to them. To do that we rely on intelligent planning, probing questions, and taking time to gain a deep understanding of your needs. These are essential elements for building an efficient schedule, a realistic budget, and a great film.
Identify your target audience and what you want to tell them
Develop your idea and storyline
Visualize and create a script of your idea
Find the best characters to tell your story
Research and develop questions for interviews
Conduct pre-interviews with characters
Develop a schedule for production and post-production
Scout locations and secure access
Evaluate existing archival photos, video, and sound
Finalize logistics before production begins
Help plan private/public fundraising for your project
Production is the most fun and also the most stressful part of a project. Our films have put us in the best and worst conditions all over the world. We have collaborated with small crews in sensitive situations and assembled large teams for complex productions on location and in studios.
Assemble the best crew for your level of production
Manage all aspects of logistics during production
Film interviews with characters
Direct actors and voice-actors
Record the best quality audio and video for your project
Create realistic and fantastic lighting
Generate timelapse, hyperlapse, and slow motion imagery
Create moving camera imagery with dollies, sliders, and jibs
Coordinate aerial drone cinematography
Create still photographic images for use in project materials
Secure legal releases from people, places, and institutions
A film takes shape in post-production. TSF works closely with you during editing to create a powerful film to ensure your message is clear and concise. After editing is finished, color grading, sound mixing, and title design are among the many services available to make your film look and sound amazing.
Generate and edit transcripts of interviews
Edit footage into appropriate length films for different audiences
Create musical scores or license existing music
Design animated titles for the film and credits
Create motion graphics and animation
Generate subtitles in English and other languages
Correct and stylize your film’s color design
Design and mix your film’s sound and music
Create final versions of your project for the web and other digital mediums
Guide your film through broadcast or theatrical release steps, including creating closed captions, tapes, or digital cinema files.
Archive raw footage for future repurposing
GRAPHIC DESIGN & MARKETING
Often, the creation of a film is just one step in the promotion of a larger project. TSF also provides consulting and graphic design services including branding, websites, digital and paper mailings, social media, and advertising.