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Deliverbrew: How we pulled it off

On Monday, we were privileged in being asked to film an event called Deliverbrew. For one day only, free deliveries of Yorkshire Tea were offered in both London and Leeds, by one of the Brownlee brothers and other Deliveroo drivers, hence the name Deliverbrew! Using a teabag toss to decide who would stay in Leeds […]

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New year of epic film production

2015 was in many ways the most prosperous year for Manto. We worked with a number of new clients on various exciting projects (Fit For Keeps, Bettys & Taylors Group, Ketel One Vodka); we produced a hugely successful video for the Bettys Easter Imperial Egg, which received over 6 million views online; we really upped […]

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The launch of Manto Films

We’ve enjoyed our snappy little manto.tv domain, but it has caused us a host of problems so we’ve decided to switch over to this brand new one, mantofilms.com. The new domain reflects the increasing size, scope and quality of the projects we’re working on, and our focus on the art of filmmaking. Our email addresses […]

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Pursuing a creative career

A few months back, a friend of mine posted a link on Facebook, about the Education secretary, Nicky Morgan, warning young people that choosing to study arts subjects at school could “hold them back for the rest of their lives”. She later goes on to describe maths as “the subject that employers value most”. Where […]

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Bettys and using video in social media

2014 was a fantastic year for Manto, working on a feast of creative projects. We’ve worked on a number of food related video projects, throwing out some real culinary treats! These nourishing video projects included Canned Food UK with celebrity chef, James Martin, Mexican restaurant Cielo Blanco in Leeds Trinity, Harvester, and the topic of […]

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Hisense UK

Just completed a short product video advert for the Sero 5 Smartphone from Hisense – a multinational electronics manufacturer from China. In China they are huge, in fact they’re the forth largest manufacturer of Televisions in the world. But in the UK and Europe, they’re relatively unheard of as yet. So it’s been quite exciting […]

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James Martin

We were thrilled to be approached earlier in the year by Grayling PR about filming a series of video for their client Canned Food UK featuring their brand ambassador, TV chef James Martin. Canned Food UK are an organisation that promotes the benefits of cooking with canned and tinned food, and James Martin has been […]

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Slow-motion

Video for the web and in particular video for social media is becoming an increasingly crowded marketplace. At Manto we’re always looking for ways to make our clients’ videos stand out from the crowd. Earlier in the year we invested in a new camera which, among many other amazing things, allows us to shoot stunning […]

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