We produce memorable video and digital content to get your customers talking. You tell us what you need and Joint Effort Studios will bring your ideas to life.

What we do.


We are passionate filmmakers who specialise in creating corporate and promotional videos your organisation can be proud of. Our talented team has experience creating a wide range of films, including narrative shorts, music videos and digital content, and we put the same level of enthusiasm, creativity and imagination into every project. Video is an ideal way of raising your brand’s profile and spreading key messages to a wider audience. Whether it is showcasing a new product on your website or creating a buzz with a viral marketing campaign on social media, we can produce videos which engage with your customers and get your business noticed for all the right reasons.


It is no longer enough to simply put up a basic web page for your business. Customers respond best to engaging websites, which capture their imagination with stunning images and attention-grabbing videos. At Joint Effort Studios, we will listen carefully to what you want before creating digital content which will get people interacting with your site to help you achieve your goals. We use the very latest technology to create a bespoke, tailored solution which is perfect for your needs. Our innovative and thorough approach means you can trust us to design a responsive, mobile-friendly site which is right for you.


At Joint Effort Studios we are keen advocates of collaboration and the sharing of our collective experience. This is why we offer bespoke training workshops in a wide range of subjects from photography and video to social media and interaction design. All you need to do is let us know what you want and we will design a workshop or course to meet the needs of you or your organisation. We have successfully delivered workshops, lectures, talks and presentations to a variety of people in a number of different settings, including working with Falmouth University and the University of Exeter.

What we've done.

Ligeti Synergy

Commissioned by video artist Tal Rosner, and violinist Jenifer Koh, we created a promotional film that explores the duo’s latest artistic collaboration through beautifully captured portrait interviews combined with location footage.

Fascinate 2013

One of our biggest projects to date, this multi-venue, multi-track conference required a versatile mix of approaches and equipment to deliver videos of speakers and workshops as well as an exhilarating highlight film from a showcase event and workshops.

Superfast Cornwall

Joint Effort Studios documented and developed an engaging response to BT’s world first deployment of 10gbit fibre technology in a live customer environment. The film was used promotionally in BT’s Superfast Cornwall campaign.

Medicine Unboxed

This international medicine conference required a live event recording over the course of two days, and resulted with the creation of multiple captivating videos from a variety of acclaimed speakers.


Timelapse photography is one of our specialisms at Joint Effort Studios. We have developed our own hardware and software techniques to capture beautiful imagery remotely or over an extended period of time.


Using a videographic response to create promotional content for the digital fabrication lab Makernow, we constructed a short film using multiple filmic techniques applied to a range of equipment and facilities in order best exhibit the lab.

In The Frame

Commissioned by Falmouth University’s award winning Autonomatic research group, this project entailed the creation of thirty, one minute long interviews of contemporary craft students for multi platform viewing.


Required to provide video production services for a variety of ‘how to’ pieces for the career consultancy firm Go.Show.Do, we were able to exercise our collective experience and produced a series of short videos.

Project Unleash

Working with graphic designer Sue Miller, we built a modern and responsive website for personal development coach Orlando Murrin's new venture, Project Unleash.

Craft Storytelling

Required to produce a video that would illustrate this exciting event, designed to focus on the importance of narrative in craft making, we created an accomplished short film perfectly capturing the mood and proceedings of the day.

Row Z (Trailer)

The teaser trailer for the film Row-Z, by Top Hat productions, was shot on green screen with VFX, cinematography and sound design perfectly executed by Joint Effort Studios crew.

Journals of Erwich

This fantasy short demonstrated Joint Effort Studios’s collective expertise creating an utterly captivating visual aesthetic coupled with an immersive and delicately crafted soundscape.

Best of British

The Best of British event saw Joint Effort Studios professionally execute a live multi-camera recording of this talent showcase and accomplish a series of performance-based videos.

Portraits for a Study

Working with the international research group vConect, we operated cameras live streaming to remote locations a Roderick Chadwick disklavier performance and produced a promotional video to engage further audiences.

RAW Videography

As residents in the Academy for Innovation and Research we are undertaking research that aims to explore the possibilities of attaining cinema quality video footage from consumer level equipment.

Who we are.

Andy Smith

Andy enjoys working with a wide range of media, specialising in cinematography, editing, motion graphics and interactive design. He has worked in the industry for over 10 years with various projects including web development, photography and live sound engineering. Currently, he works as a technologist at Makernow and tutors part-time at Falmouth University after graduating BA (Hons) Digital Media. He loves coding, photography and microcontrollers.

Josh Butcher

Josh works with everything camera-oriented, including editing, camera operating and has often worked as the Director of Photography on various shorts. Having chosen to specialise in cinematography, practically and theoretically, Josh is proficient in a wide range of cinematic techniques. Recently graduated from Falmouth University with a BA (Hons) in Film Studies, he thoroughly enjoys working with clients and researching for briefs.

Dan Thompson

Dan specialises as a Sound Designer and Location Recordist, with his skills extending to editing, cinematography and communication design. After discovering his passion for film over five years ago, Dan is currently working towards a BA (Hons) in Film Studies at Falmouth University. Recently, he has also created successful short films with Top Hat Productions and has valued working with a range of people. Outside of work he loves gaming, drawing and screenwriting.

Come and find us.

We are currently studio residents in Falmouth University's Academy for Innovation & Research where we are based Monday to Friday. Feel free to pop in for a chat!

Get in touch.

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