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Last week, our blog post focussed on a share-price-moving, international campaign we created for

March 29, 2023

Last week, our blog post focussed on an award-winning campaign we produced for Reckitt, using

March 21, 2023

This blog series offers a little deep dive into the different ways we create some seriously

March 14, 2023

A question that a huge percentage of Googlers apparently take the time (and audacity) to type when

March 8, 2023

We take a long hard look at the, generally speaking, frowned-upon resource, that is stock footage

February 20, 2023

A collection of revealing content statistics to shape your content approach.

February 6, 2023

Branded content has never been more important, and the ability to build brands and connect with an

January 30, 2023

More for less doesn't have to be just a clever advertising slogan. 

January 12, 2023

Casual has been recognised as the UK’s official No.1 Brand and Corporate Production Company! The

December 1, 2022

We offer up some of the key benefits of choosing a video production team with a world-wide

August 25, 2022

We take a closer look at a recent IPA white paper which offers some key insights on the best way

July 21, 2022

We are so excited and proud to announce Casual’s acquisition of APV (Asia Pacific Vision), one of

June 1, 2022

Ever wonder how to make a marketing video? Or why video marketing is so powerful? We dive into the

September 14, 2021

We’re proud to have helped some of the world’s leading brands increase and maintain their brand

July 12, 2021

We’re proud to have helped some of the world’s leading brands attract and retain high-quality

July 12, 2021

Are long-term video marketing retainers worth it? When you’re considering whether to outsource

July 12, 2021

Are long-term recruitment video retainers worth it? When you’re considering whether to outsource

July 12, 2021

In late 2019 we pitched a concept for a revolutionary tennis swing training device, SweetSpotter.

May 6, 2021

Wondering how to make a marketing video that goes viral? Or any branded content, for that matter?

March 2, 2021

Being able to travel to new parts of the world for work is a huge perk for a lot of us here at

February 3, 2021

Having wrapped up a year of endless surprises, new normals, adapting and adjusting, inspiration can

January 21, 2021

With COVID-19 restrictions limiting our ability to shoot live action footage for our clients during

January 7, 2021

2020 has been a year for the history books. We learned, grew, adapted, and persevered. We bonded,

December 16, 2020

COVID restrictions limited our ability to shoot live action footage for our clients during lockdown

December 4, 2020

As Thanksgiving rolls around each year, we are reminded of all that there is to feel grateful for. 

November 25, 2020

As technology has improved, the little cameras embedded in the back of our phones have become a key

November 19, 2020

We all need a drink sometimes - this year more than ever – but the harmful effects of alcohol are a

November 12, 2020

November 5, 2020

Casual Films were recently commissioned to produce a brand-new film for BMW showcasing a

October 22, 2020

We are lucky enough to get to produce all sorts of work for all sorts of causes around the world.

October 7, 2020

For the past two years, we've worked with the GoDaddy team to travel across the country telling

September 24, 2020

2020 has been a challenging year. The global pandemic has affected every business. In March, we

September 16, 2020

“How much does video production cost?” is one of the most common questions we get asked. There’s no

September 11, 2020

Last month, we worked with the GoDaddy team to edit a series called 301: Permanent Redirect. The

September 11, 2020

Filming in the time of COVID-19 looks a bit different than it used to. As a global video production

September 3, 2020

Working with the HSBC Early Careers team, we produced a series of recruitment videos to educate

August 20, 2020

There’s a lot to worry about these days. Revenue is down. Staff are scattered. Budgets frozen. Yet

August 18, 2020

Working with Now Teach, we created a film to engage with new members of their target audience and

August 12, 2020

With the strangest football season in history coming to a close, Liverpool atop the English

August 5, 2020

Content 'going viral' is regarded by many as the Holy Grail of online marketing. The idea that you

July 21, 2020

With much of the world in coronavirus lockdown, now seems as good a time as any to look at some

July 9, 2020

A couple of weeks ago, we worked with the GoDaddy team to put together this BLM roundtable,

July 2, 2020

With the current lockdown we’ve put our heads together with some of the best technical minds in the

June 25, 2020

In these Small Business Stories, we revisit some of GoDaddy’s everyday entrepreneurs to see how

June 19, 2020

Two months into lockdown, we’re all pretty good at this work from home thing. As states and

June 11, 2020

Casual Films has always been a place that supports the progression of equality, decency, and

June 2, 2020

In the last couple of posts, we have looked at the importance of being clear about what you want

May 28, 2020

Last time, we looked at the importance of knowing what you need to achieve with the content that

May 20, 2020

“Begin with the end in mind”

- Steven Covey, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People

As we

May 12, 2020

The coronavirus crisis has had, and will continue to have, a huge effect on businesses. There is

May 8, 2020

The Results

This is the final section in a three-part blog about our journey with BMW. In this

April 29, 2020

This is a follow on from our previous post about our BMW journey. In this blog I will cover how the

April 22, 2020

A few years ago, BMW Group came to us with a brief, ‘we want you to make a cool recruitment video

April 14, 2020

For many years now, we have been discussing the best way to offer Casual Films quality at a more

April 9, 2020


Film production has had to pivot these past couple of weeks. Our clients have come to us

April 8, 2020

One of the biggest misnomers of the current coronavirus crisis is the concept of 'Social

April 3, 2020

Watching the news these days is quite an experience. Quite apart from what is being said, the way

April 3, 2020

My maternity leave was coming to a close, the survival-mode newborn section complete, and my vision

April 2, 2020

The Coronavirus Crisis has led to some major changes in the ways we are able to conduct business.

April 1, 2020

It is in a crisis that you start to see the goodness in people. We have already seen NHS workers in

March 23, 2020

In the face of challenges posed by Covid-19, production companies are evolving rapidly in order to

March 20, 2020


We're still making videos (and podcasts!)

Amongst the constantly shifting landscape created

March 19, 2020

OK – so a global pandemic isn’t exactly the ideal backdrop you would pick for the latest turn in

March 17, 2020

February 28, 2020

There's so much noise online that it takes more than a smartphone and the click of a recording

December 5, 2019

You've produced what is, without doubt, a stunningly excellent video. You're pleased with it, your

October 31, 2019

Denise Feldman, Director, Content Marketing for Employer Brand and Communication at Marriott

October 25, 2019

If you think of Red Bull TV what immediately springs to mind is a heart-stopping air race, gritty

October 25, 2019

This year we've traveled across the US profiling entrepreneurs for GoDaddy. Highlighting people who

October 11, 2019

We get to work on a wide range of work at Casual. It's great when we get to produce a piece of work

October 3, 2019

We are living at the best time ever to be alive. It can sometimes be hard to remember that though.

September 27, 2019

For the second of our Better Video Power Hour discussions Nick was joined by GE Healthcare's Global

September 20, 2019

Homogeneity is never a great thing unless you’re a pint of milk in which case you’ve probably

September 13, 2019

So, obviously your company is going to change the world - changing people's lives in every corner

August 30, 2019

We're extremely grateful to Vodafone's Global Head of Learning, Catalina Schveninger who was kind

July 16, 2019

One of the best things about being filmmakers is the breadth of things we get to make films about –

July 4, 2019

In our blog post on Building Trust in the Era of Fake News, we discussed the value of purpose in

June 28, 2019

Make your next video the best yet webinar

June 20, 2019

One of the most exciting developments in brand video production over the last ten years has been

June 14, 2019

Once upon a time, corporate communicators could produce materials which were either read out at

June 7, 2019

Lots of the content that we share in this blog focuses on what the Red Bulls of this world are

May 31, 2019

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May 23, 2019

We’ve recently delivered a series of films for London Zoo on Behalf of Evening Standard Independent

May 15, 2019

One of the most valuable things we ever did at Casual was define our values. This helped us to

May 2, 2019

“What you’re really seeking is to be trusted, to be heard, to be talked about, and to matter. And

April 25, 2019

Timing, they say, is everything.

Your audience are faced by a deluge of content every time they

April 19, 2019

As filmmakers we sometimes need to kill time - in airports, interview rooms, watching render bars.

April 12, 2019

Creating content costs less than ever. New technology has put the power of production studios in

April 5, 2019

As we covered in this recent blog post, advances in technology give us all the ability to create

April 3, 2019

No matter what your business does, advances in technology mean you now have the ability to create

March 28, 2019

“The biggest difference between Don Draper and now is data.” – Keith Weed, Chief Marketing and

March 15, 2019

Co-founder Nick seems to be in a marginally better mood recently, probably because he has finally

March 8, 2019


Video is more accessible than

February 21, 2019

"85% of 2030's jobs have not been invented yet"

- Institute for the Future

We're living in 'The Age

February 8, 2019

Time, tide and shooting schedules wait for no man nor woman nor icy blasts. So said no-one. Ever.

February 1, 2019

The internet has sped up our lives – email has turned airmail into ‘snail mail’. Mobile Internet

January 25, 2019

In the same way that traditional broadcast channels have schedules and different types of

January 18, 2019

 "Of all the arts, the most important for us is the cinema"

- Vladimir Lenin

The leaders of the

January 10, 2019

Films of 2018

As is customary for this season, we like to cast our minds back to the year just

January 7, 2019

2018 was a rip-roaring ride in the land of video content, as it was pretty much everywhere else.

January 4, 2019

There are a number of different people/roles involved in the production process. We’ve included

December 11, 2018

What is Interactive Video?

Interactive video allows the viewer to choose their own path through the

December 4, 2018

You may have noticed that a couple of weeks ago we ran our first ever Academy from our new office

November 22, 2018

One of the major challenges we had when we started Casual was that video can be used for such a

November 20, 2018

We have recently completed the first outing of the Casual Films Academy Charity in our new spot in

November 8, 2018

It’s a common challenge: all businesses now are tech businesses. So they need the best tech-savvy

November 7, 2018

Cause marketing - marketing with the dual aim of bettering society and driving profit is more

November 1, 2018

Most people have got an idea of the different steps that go into making a video. Here, we thought

October 30, 2018

This week we were thrilled to receive a Board of Trade Award, or ‘BOFTA’, which was given out by

October 26, 2018

The ‘Age of Transparency’

October 23, 2018

Mitie is the UK's largest facilities management company. They have been putting a fair bit of

October 19, 2018

There is one lesson in productivity that is so incredibly valuable, it's amazing it isn't taught to

October 16, 2018

Welcome to our brand new blog. Please get in touch with your thoughts and share with others who

October 12, 2018

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