Clearwaste

Ben Grace Films was approached in 2019 by Martin, founder of Clear Waste, a flytipping reporting service. Through their website and mobile app, users are able to easily report instances of flytipping, which are automatically forwarded to the appropriate council for removal. We were commissioned to produce a series of adverts to promote the launch […]

Love Letter

To mark the 90th anniversary of the Mayflower Theatre in Southampton, a four minute film about the venue called ‘Love Letters’ has been released. The film is based on a poem spelling out the theatre’s name written by Dinos Aristidou who was writer in residence at the theatre in 2017/18.We worked with community filmmaking charity […]

Groove on Down the Road

Set in a fantastical urban world, ZooNation’s Groove On Down The Road tells the story of Dorothy and her adventures with Toto, Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion on their journey to Oz. The audience join Dorothy, complete with ruby sneakers, and friends in this hip-hop dance production as they follow the yellow brick road in […]

MY STORY

The My Story project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, documented the history of the Mayflower Theatre in Southampton and resulted in the release of a interactive digital archive and the the above documentary film. This project was completed by community filmmaking charity City Eye who supported a group of young people to conduct and […]

CRUCIAL CONVERSATIONS

We were approached by Grahame Robb Associates, the leader of organisational development training programmes, to produce a series of promotional videos for their Crucial Conversations series. These four videos covered: – Dealing with a difficult colleague – How to speak up when feeling threatened – How to address the elephant in the room – Conversations […]

MEDICATED STABLE?

Medicated Stable is an animated film that explores some of the experiences of mental health treatment, support and recovery in Southampton. Funded by NHS England, this animated film was commissioned by Healthwatch Southampton based on their ‘Barriers and Facilitators for promoting recovery in mental health’ a research paper co-produced by Healthwatch Southampton and the University […]

REGISTERING WITH A GP

Following an extensive piece of work by Healthwatch Southampton that saw national guidance for GP registration being changed, we were commissioned to produce a video detailing their journey. About their work During a number of Healthwatch outreach sessions, individuals and groups raised with us the issue of not being able to register at GP practices […]