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Staying Safe On Set for U-Haul’s National Commercial Production

Here's How Manley Films Kept 200 People Over 12 days Safe On Set for U-Haul's National Commercial Production During a Pandemic In the middle of the pandemic, we produced a national TV commercial with our client, U-Haul. The shoot lasted 12 days for 12 hours each day...

BTS | Bringing Vision to Light

Your luggage is on Carousel 3… and your pilot is on Carousel 5. An internationally-known aerospace company invents a new product that helps pilots land their planes more efficiently. So, of course, we think of playtime in second grade. It’s what we do at Manley Films....

BTS | Aviation Lifestyle and Branding

 Manley Films shares their experience shooting this branding video and photography for an aviation client. Jim Manley, CEO, Anthony DiMaria,  EJ Hernandez, Cinematographer explain how the Manley Films team captures the client’s story for this air-to-air project...

No Engine, No Problem.

EJ Hernandez, one of Manley Films’ talented storytellers and videographers, and Rich Beissel, our COO and Director of Photography, share what it was like to film in a Blackhawk helicopter while in flight. On an early August morning in Tennessee, the Manley Films team...

BTS with Ballet Arizona’s Ib Andersen

Manley Films takes you behind-the-scenes with Ballet Arizona to show you the process of how building a brand new production actually works. Adam Benavides, one of Manley Film’s talented storytellers and directors, and Jim Manley, CEO share how this high-end mini...

Home is Where the Talent Is

When we’re hiring professionals for a shoot, we always “shop local.” Whether it’s producers, voice talent, actors, we keep our dollars in our home state.

Now Casting: Video Production Team with Character

Ever admired someone who is spectacularly successful in life and business, only to find that they lack character? Character makes us unique as much as it defines our similarities. Poor character is a lack of moral integrity. There’s plenty of both the good and bad, so...

Enthusiastic Actors Needed for the Manley Talent Show

Being unprepared or out of touch with your client’s needs can jeopardize a shoot day. This one mistake makes a shoot unrecoverable.

Results Driven Video? We’re on Board for That Ride

There is nothing we value more than creating video content that gets results for our clients. Read how results-driven video sets up your business for success.

The Secret to Success? It’s Not a Secret

What’s the secret to growing a robust clientele? It’s no secret. Read why business that don’t prioritize this one thing are destined to fail.

No Engine, No Problem.

No Engine, No Problem.

EJ Hernandez, one of Manley Films’ talented storytellers and videographers, and Rich Beissel, our COO and Director of Photography, share what it was...

Home is Where the Talent Is

Home is Where the Talent Is

When we’re hiring professionals for a shoot, we always “shop local.” Whether it’s producers, voice talent, actors, we keep our dollars in our home state.

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