Award Winning Documentary Production Company in Johannesburg

With over 17 years of production experience, Flash Forward Productions has proven to be one of the most trusted and experienced Documentary Film Production Companies in South Africa. As a multi-ward winning global film production company, Flash Forward has produced documentaries for government and for internationally renowned broadcasters such as Multi-choice, Comedy Central and Fashion One, with over 100 million viewers worldwide.

With an array of prestigious clients such as IBM USA, Investec, De Beers, Nedbank, Bidvest, FNB, Microsoft, Clover and Cadbury to name a few, our Film and Television Production company is setting high standards for competing Production Houses in the world of Television and Documentary filmmaking.

Furthermore, while story is our forte, our team is always looking for new ways to constantly impress our clients, broadcasters and the South African public by underpromising and over delivering with every Documentary Film we produce. We strive to maintain our high standard of video production and cinematic execution while building solid relationships with our clients and in doing so, we aim to uphold our consistent global reputation.

Our Approach to Documentary Filmmaking

With our Multi-Award Winning Documentary Film Directors in-house, each documentary is thoroughly fleshed out from concept to final script, with our client providing feedback and approval every step of the way. From concept development and pre-production all the way through to production and post-production, we have mastered the art of Documentary storytelling across all genres and platforms.

Using only South Africa’s top D.O.Ps and supporting crew, we ensure that every documentary production that we undertake, supersedes our clients’ standards and expectations, but more so, every doci we produce is of an unwavering international production value and level of quality.

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What our Documentary Film Production Company has produced

Furthermore, Flash Forward is the preferred South Africa Documentary Film Production Company for China Plus, a channel and online platform with over 20 million viewers.

We successfully produced a documentary called ’Eco-Fashion’ which focuses on the new trend for designers to start using eco-friendly fabrics and materials in commercial fashion pieces. Not only did this documentary makes waves across the globe, but after the incredible ratings, Flash Forward become the preferred African Documentary Film Production Company for Fashion One international.

Our first documentary we produced was a highly acclaimed 48 minute documentary, Phakathi, in 2007 which means “In the Middle” focusing on the disillusioned concept on middle class in Soweto. In this investigative documentary film, we follow 5 characters who come from different background and have massive gaps between each other in wealth, education and housing. From unemployed and homeless to multi-entrepreneurs with beautiful houses, we investigate why all of them consider themselves middle class.

Why Choose Us

Our innate objective is to assist brands and businesses achieve their marketing goals. We believe that videos are produced to relay emote messages in order to deliver results! Our Video Production Company produces world-class content that is effective in driving action by creating video productions based on targeted strategies that connect with the target audience.

Our Award winning video production company is run by a team of immensely experienced and trained professionals that’ll assist you in crafting a video strategy with appropriate targeting, messaging and tactics to drive sales and achieve clear ROIs. We produce customized high quality videos to suit your business objectives; from deep research, finalizing the creative approach and script writing, to high-end video production and post production, our team is well-equipped to execute any brief with perfection.

our working processin 3 simple steps

Video production can be a daunting task but at Fast Forward Productions, we like to keep things simple & straightforward...

Concept Development

•Client Briefing
• Creative Brainstorming
• Scripting

Content For Production

• Pre-Production
• Planning
• Filming

Post Production

• Editing & Animation
• Music, Voiceover & Sound
• Delivery to Client