A few examples of what Howell Film has been producing recently. 

Museums, Arts & Culture

The Bowes Museum

The Silver Swan Exhibit Film

We were commissioned to document the rare and highly complex process of maintaining the world-famous Silver Swan at The Bowes Museum.
It was amazing to get up close and personal with a one-of-a-kind 250 year old automaton!
This film is played all day, every day, for the public on the big screen in the Swan Gallery until 2023.

• Filming duration: 2.5 days
• Crew: 5
• Cameras: 4
• Project Budget Range: £5-10k

Howell Film at The Bowes Museum
Howell Film Swan Team

The Bouts Project

As part of the Young Curators Project at The Bowes Museum, we accompanied a team of eager young people as they assisted in the installation of the 14th Century painting, ‘Saint Luke Painting the Virgin’ by Dieric Bouts.

• Filming: 1 day + online
• Crew: 3
• Cameras: 2
• Project Budget Range: £2-5k

Howell Film at The Bowes Museum
Howell Film team at The Bowes Museum
Howell Film Bouts Project

Welcome to Barnard Castle

Voices of my Town Project

A short film commissioned by the Mayor of Barnard Castle, in conjunction with The Town Council and Durham County Council. This film celebrates the town and all it has to offer. Shown on the large screen to visiting dignitaries, available for businesses to show and also available online. The film captures some of the characters, pace and grace of this famous old market town. 

• Filming duration: 2 days
• Crew: 2
• Cameras: 2
• Project Budget Range: £3-5k


Dales Countryside Museum

The Story of Schools in the Upper Dales - museum exhibition film

Storytelling is at the heart of what we do. This film gave us the opportunity to tell the personal stories of older residents set against the backdrop of modern day education in the Upper Dales.  

• Filming duration: 2 days
• Crew: 3
• Cameras: 2
• Project Budget Range: £2-4k

Howell Film team
Howell Film crew
Howell Film crew

Events & Live-Streaming

ATOMICON

Concurrent live-streaming at both Sage One and Sage Two, promotional film and video marketing content

Howell Film provided delivery of 13 live-streamed and recorded event speakers at the ATOMICON event held at Gateshead’s prestigious Sage venue. Additionally, we also produced promotional films and further marketing content. 

• Filming: 1 day
• Crew: 8
• Cameras: 6
• Project Budget Range: £6-10k

Howell Film team at ATOMICON
Howell Film at ATOMICON
Howell Film at ATOMICON
Howell Film team at ATOMICON
Howell Film at ATOMICON
Howell Film at ATOMICON

Foot & Ankle Show

Speaker coverage and promotional content

This 2 day professional conference and exhibition, held at the iconic Liverpool Exhibition Centre, showcased everything the podiatry industry has to offer. Howell Film were asked to film the speakers and create a promotional video for next year’s event.

• Filming: 2 days
• Crew: 3
• Cameras: 3
• Project Budget Range: £3-5k


TEDx

World-class events, across the North of England

Newcastle, Liverpool and Manchester - the iconic red dot brought 15 speakers to each conference to share their wisdom. Our TEDx talks have been viewed over 10 million times!

• Filming: 1 day each 
• Crew: 5
• Cameras: 4
• Project Budget Range: £2-3k each


Swaledale Festival

Promotional event film

Great music with the backdrop of the beautiful Dales, what’s not to like! This film celebrates a fantastic and unique festival, putting Swaledale firmly on the cultural map! 

• Filming: 3 days
• Crew: 3
• Cameras: 3
• Project Budget Range: £3-5k


Product & Promotion

Rare Rockets

Social media and online awareness film

We produced this high-energy film which promoted the importance of having a BSL communicator in every organisation, through the company’s vibrant social media channels. The outcome was phenomenal with a huge increase in people signing up to their courses. It was also designed and timed to coincide with Rose winning Strictly!
Howell Film were uniquely placed to deliver this project as two of our filmmakers are fluent in British Sign Language. 

• Filming duration: 1 day
• Crew: 4
• Cameras: 2
• Project Budget Range: £2-3k

Howell Film team at Rare Rockets
Howell Film team at Rare Rockets
Howell Film team at Rare Rockets

Richmondshire District Council

Visit Richmondshire TV advert

This project was made for broadcast across all Sky TV channels as part of Sky AdSmart. Our brief was to welcome back visitors to the high streets of Richmondshire! This was shot across multiple locations. Our creative concept was brought to life with our script, storyboard and brilliant team (all in-house!).

• Filming: 1 day
• Crew: 4
• Cameras: 2
• Project Budget Range: £3-5k

Howell Film making TV advert
Howell Film team filming advert
Howell Film making a TV advert

Sue’s Gluten Free Kitchen

Video marketing content

In this video we meet Sue and her amazing team at Sue's Gluten Free Kitchen. This provides an overview of what Sue has to offer, which is a great fit for her website. 

• Filming: 1 day
• Crew: 2
• Cameras: 2
• Project Budget Range: £1-2k


Altberg Boots

Flame resistance test product video

Howell Film have been working with Mike Sheehan at Altberg Boots for several years. We have produced scores of product videos for Altberg Boots, each one fronted by Mike! We have also produced a general corporate video for the organisation, and we are currently planning a ‘History of Altberg Boots’ film later in 2022.  

• Filming: ½ day
• Crew: 1
• Cameras: 1
• Project Budget Range: £500-1k

Random Film Fact
Videos are a consumer’s favourite type of content to see from a brand on social media. Your audience expects more video content!

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