San Francisco Video Production

Video production to engage your audience and drive them to action

World-class, broadcast-ready video production with the spirit of San Francisco

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We make video for every story.

From Silicon Valley tech to non-profits in the Mission, we produce videos that make San Francisco soar

Home to some of the most revolutionary companies in the world, San Francisco is the hub for thinkers, dreamers, and doers. At TOP, our team of directors, producers, and cinematographers, work hard to tell the stories of San Francisco’s modern companies in compelling and informative ways. Whether you need a short video for social media, a broadcast commercial, or corporate video, our specialists know how to tell stories that connect with audiences and drive goals.

  • Viral video creation
  • Video editing
  • Live streaming video
  • Event video production
  • YouTube optimized video

Our video expertise encompasses producing, scripting, shooting, editing, and mastering. To tell a good story that engages our audience on an emotional levels takes skill and experience.  We use cross-channel storytelling to ensure your video is fully integrated with the messages you’re communicating in other marketing channels.  We’re super creative but we’re more than just your creative team.

We reverse engineer a project by aligning the brand’s goal with a target audience and then applying our local video knowledge to create video that connects. As part of an extensive agency network, our team aligns video with distribution models ensuring maximum exposure for all content. We have complete distribution capabilities including media planning, media buying, digital distribution, and even organic viral marketing.

We find your audience.

We utilize our in-house research teams to establish target audiences and then craft key video messaging that cuts through the noise. Our videos resonate with audiences because we make videos for them.

We create compelling stories

We create in-demand content that engages the viewer and drives conversion.  Because stories are powerful vehicles to trigger action, we test and optimize our videos to make sure we'll telling stories that are simple, surprising, and significant — the raw ingredients of virality.

We make sure your video is seen

We utilize our media planning and buying divisions — along with an extensive network of influencers and journalists — to create broader video distributions.  We can even optimize your video for SEO and help it find an organic audience on social media.

We amplify your brand

We make videos that drive a message. We take the time to understand your business and your unique opportunities and craft bespoke messages that connect with resonate with audiences.

Our creativity was born in San Francisco

We love our San Francisco video clients

San Francisco sits at the crossroads of culture, finance, ethnicity, and technology, which makes it one of the most unique and interesting cities in the world. In a town with a lot of world-class companies — plus you’ve got even more down the road in San Mateo, Menlo Park, Palo Alto, or Sunnyvale —it takes a lot of work to stand out.  Here’s where TOP helps. Our custom content makes sure you’re seen and we create this content at scale.

Since each business is unique, there won’t be ay cookie cutter videos made here. Because we have our roots in brand strategy, we create custom videos that meet every company’s unique challenges and opportunities. We’ve been making video content long enough to know what works and what doesn’t.

Want to transform your initial video into multiple pieces of content in different formats, across a wide range of channels and platforms?  We deployed our Test > Optimize > Perform methodology to create “stackable content” — a bold new way to create content that is more efficient, more effective, and more scalable.  Finally, video can be a part of your everyday marketing efforts instead of “only when budget allows” type event.

Why hire a San Francisco video production company?

One of the key benefits of working with a Bay Area video production company is that we’ll take care of the necessary creative and technical details to make sure your videos connect with local markets and beyond. Hiring a professional with years of experience is a hands-free way to drive customers to your business on an ongoing basis.

Not only do we work in San Francisco every day — you can find us getting B-roll on the Embarcadero and shooting cutaways near Lands End — but our Bay Area team has also executed creative work from SXSW to Cannes.

Video Production for San Francisco Companies

As a San Francisco agency we can help you get the most out of your video content and how to stand out from the competition. Our video projects start with a thorough review of competitor video to find the white space that will help us shine. Then we look at what they are doing well and find ways to do it better. From the Financial District to the East Bay and down south to San Jose, we take a results data-driven approach to “structured creativity,” pushing for new and innovative solutions with each project.

A Video Production Agency That Lives in San Francisco

Cutting edge technology set against a backdrop of rich history and amazing natural beauty makes San Francisco a city like no other. The rich tapestry of San Francisco and the surrounding area provides an abundance of opportunities for storytelling. Our team of local experts has produced content around the city and the bay area; this allows us to create San Francisco video with a global feel. We have extensive experience working with San Francisco companies at any scale — from enterprises to startups and big brands to local service providers.

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