Social media meeting

Social Media Manager

We had a bit of fun at the end of 2019 when we made these short videos for social media. Young Lily has always been keen to be a part of Pageant Productions, she has expressed a genuine interest in being our office manager! We thought it might be funny presenting her as a bit of a bossy boots in …

Reviewing footage

Working With Schools

We love working on school projects and we’ve worked with a few different schools on a few different filmmaking projects, including promotional videos, music videos, and performing arts projects. If you would like us to work with your students on a filmmaking project then we would love to hear from you. We also offer filmmaking workshop days for groups of …

Filming Interviews

Social Impact Films

We have just finished working on a fascinating project for the Arts Development Company in Dorchester. The organisation wanted a series of six films with one overarching film that explored the social impact arts and culture has. The Arts Development Company selected 6 different arts projects they worked with and then we all met together to collaborate on what these …

Thomas Hardy Victorian Fair

We have been making some short promotional videos ahead of the Thomas Hardy Victorian Fair in Dorchester. We will also be filming on the day and producing an evaluation film for the event. We think this is an ideal project for Flexi Film, which is a pay monthly service and a way we can work with existing customers to produce …

West Side Story Promo

Our Latest School Video

In February 2019 we made a promotional video for the Perins School stage show, West Side Story. Our client was the shows producers, M3 Productions. You can find out about our history working with these clients in an earlier post here: Working with Perins School. Making films for this school has become an annual event and we really enjoy working with …

Video for Social Media

We recently made an evaluation film for Activate Performing Arts. This film evaluated The Remix project (see below). The Remix 2019 Evaluation Film (with subtitles) from ActivatePerformingArts on Vimeo. It is often the case that evaluation films for large projects will be longer than typical promotional films because of the specific purpose it has. Almost always being sent to funders …

Speaking Up Music Video

Music Video Launches on World Values Day

Today (World Values Day) we launch the music video we have been working on with Activate Performing Arts, People First Dorset, Big Little Music and Weymouth College. Watch the video below which also includes a short interview section that explains what this user led community action project was all about. Please share widely and help us spread this message! In …

MCA Film Series

NHS Best Practice Films

Over the summer we worked with Dorset County Hospital to make a series of films about Mental Capacity Assessments. The series aimed to support staff, when they were faced with difficult situations where an assessment was necessary. We needed to reinforce key principles and assessment tools for staff to apply to their work. From the outset we knew the films …

Illustration of the Dorset Advocacy Building

The Dorset Advocacy Project

Early in 2018 we started a project with Dorset Advocacy to make a series of 12 films that shine a light on the different Advocacy services they provide. Dorset Advocacy is a charity located in Poundbury on the edge of Dorchester. The Charity provides independent advocates help to ensure that rights are upheld and that peoples’ views, wishes and needs are …

community credits

Volunteering in Dorset

Early in 2018 Pageant Productions was introduced to the Volunteer Centre Dorset when we attended some training being delivered by Siobhán and Tony from the centre. While taking part, we were told about the Community Credit Scheme run by the centre and took a keen interest. Following the training we went to speak to Siobhán at the centre who had …