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We are a highly creative Video Production Company based in London, creating video content that people genuinely care about and we have the metrics to prove it. Our passionate team make campaign videos that increase awareness and donations, recruitment films that drive the best talent to you or product films that lead to sales. This is because we care about you, what you’re planning to achieve and your story. We listen and we deliver… consistently.
Today, just creating engaging stories for your products or campaigns is only a part of video production. You also need to plan how your audience will actually see your videos! Since we are part of a larger Digital Agency, our team understands the various platforms and opportunities for roll out. We are always brushing up on the latest methods for delivery and the best formats to reach your audience. So please get in touch to talk about your campaign and we will happily advise on the latest digital marketing trends.
Our experienced team combines technical know-how with creative vision to produce content that moves people. However, you shouldn’t just take our word for it! We are consistently awarded for our Brand films, our marketing effectiveness and our work with Charities. In addition, our team often pick up awards for their Directing, Cinematography and Editing so you know you are in safe hands.
We are proud to announce that we have just won 3 Gold awards at the EVCOM Screen Awards, 2017! ‘#HerImperial’ won ‘Marketing and PR’, The Wait won ‘Cinematography’ and QPR – The Crest won ‘Direction’. On top of that, we also picked up Silver awards for Direction and Bronze for best Editing. We also scooped a couple of highly commended awards too!
A well established growing business, we have around 20 core staff members and an excellent team of freelancers. When you work with us, you work with best! This is the backbone behind our reputation for excellence.
We have always received high praise and thanks from our clients and we’re certain you will be happy too. Basically, Contra is an established, independent, creative video production company with a passion for innovation, quality and the aesthetically beautiful.
Every corporate or commercial video we produce has at its heart a good story told with passion and integrity. On top of this we pride ourselves with understanding your message and we know how to engage your audience. Our in house team of skilled corporate and commercial film makers will guide you through every stage of production from initial ideas and concept development, right through to delivery. Also, we will not stop caring for you and your campaign until we know that you have been successful!
Our multi awarding winning Post-Production facilities always ensure perfect results every time. Whether they are simply designing online infographics or mastering the latest 4k or even 6k commercial and brand films. Because our work doesn’t just involve lovingly crafted, award winning camera work! We will always ensure our 17 years of film and video production experience pours into every frame of content we provide for you.
So, if you’re looking for your next high end corporate, commercial or brand video to be produced by the most skilled and caring team of award winning film makers – please do give us a call and we’ll happy to offer our services!
We’re very pleased with our new campus tour film from Contra. They were attentive to our goals, original in their approach and kept us informed on progress from start to finish. John, Simon and the team were a pleasure to work with on our shoot days. Whilst being organised and professional, the crew were also flexible enough to capture some great fleeting moments for the film. The end result really conveys the atmosphere of LSE’s campus.Beth Yarwood Smith, Marketing Coordinator, London School of Economics
We have recently finished a project with Contra, for our first ever case study video and were impressed straight from the off, with their range of creative ideas that fulfilled our brief and budget. The knowledge, support and professionalism throughout cannot be faulted. The video delivered everything that we asked and was completed within the time frame given.
We’re delighted with the final edit and have received only positive feedback.
Thank you Contra and we look forward to our future projects.
Contra really understood our brief and very quickly got up to speed with our business and how we wanted video to support our marketing efforts. Contra’s commitment to quality was an important factor when selecting an agency and the end product certainly lived up to our early expectations. Simon and the team helped to create a compelling story that they brought to life through stunning film work and graphics that were seamlessly combined to create a superb final product. I would have no hesitation in recommending Contra to any company that wants to bring their proposition alive through video.Jeremy Mugridge, Head of Marketing, Instinct
It was indeed successful and we’ve had good feedback from all the artists about the videos. Myself and Jenny think it worked well and it was a pleasure to work with your team.
I second that from Rich; a really professional team and a pleasure to work with.Rich Legate, Content Producer at BBC Introducing / Jenny James – Production Co-Ordinator, BBC
I am always impressed with their ability to get the highest possible production standard no matter what the limitations they may have to work with. They constantly show great enthusiasm and passion for their work and this is always reflected in the finished article. I have no hesitation in recommending them for any media project.Martin Bennett, Head of Production, Alpha International
I have had the privilege of working with Contra both here in the UK and filming on location in Ghana over the last 10 years, the quality of there work is excellent, given the choice there is no other company I would rather use.Patrick Regan OBE, Founder & CEO of XLP
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