Richer Content, Since 1999
Charleston Farmhouse, for much of the 20th century
the Sussex seat of the Bloomsbury Group, has
ambitious plans for a creative hub on the South
Opus Director Stephen Matthews was asked to write
and direct a fundraising film that celebrated the
unique beauty of Charleston's interiors and provided
a narrative tone consistent with the Bloomsbury
You can view our David Dimbleby-narrated
fundraising film by clicking HERE.
Pic of the Week
Given the drenching that
most of the 50,000 strong
crowd sustained on their
way in to Hampden, the
renowned Roar was even
more impressive on for
the final night of this
Some fabulous contests
ensued, but nothing could
match the excitement as
Usain Bolt slid back his hoodie and everyone
realised HE was actually HERE.
Even without his colossal speed, you get the feeling
that Bolt's charisma would have got him pretty far
in life, but the metaphorical rocket that fired as he
received the baton for the final leg of the Men's
4 x 100 was truly astonishing.
Picture : Stephen Matthews for OPUS
As Easy As...
Truth be told, we've always had a soft spot for Tory
grandee Norman Tebbit... No?...
...Er ok we've done some bike films, for Sustrans -
showcase their superb school-run-focused
15 minute coporate video for Palmer
and Harvey, the UK's largest delivered
wholesaler, showcasing their Mac
convenience offer to retailers.
Colchester Institute wanted a quick,
upbeat impression of student life in
the city, whilst referencing the
wide range of courses they offer.
London Probation wanted a series
of training modules designed to
improve communication skills within
the organisation, but were concerned
that the simple message may appear
patronising to the service's staff.
We designed a series of
'mockumentaries' in which the
hapless Steve is shown the
way by his more adept colleagues.
What our clients say:
When we want to impress our bosses in
New York, Stephen is our go to guy -
consistently inventive, always delivering
quality films on budget.
Working with Stephen was a pleasure
from start to finish. He took the time
to understand the kind of organisation
we are, the sensitivities of the project
and the financial constraints under
which we work.
The Charleston Trust
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We produce commercials, viral videos,
photojournalism, campaign films,
corporate videos, promotional stills,
training films, portraits, web films and
We shoot live events - stills and video
- and can stream video live to a global
We take projects from an initial brief
to completion, delivering to the Web,
TV, DVD or your local cinema screen.
We are Creatives, Scriptwriters,
Production and Project Managers,
Producers, Directors, Camera
Operators, Sound Recordists
We provide full service Rich Content
packages - bringing video, photos
and narrative under one roof to
achieve not only great impact but
From our base in Montrose, Scotland
- midway between Aberdeen and
Dundee - we service Edinburgh,
Glasgow, the Highlands and Islands
and the rest of the UK.
Our work has taken us to Japan,
Pakistan, Ireland, Belgium, Poland
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