About Zest

Zest is an award-winning film, video and animation production company, specialising in creative production for brands, social media, corporate and charities.

Our portfolio includes work for…

ACTIONAID | BARCLAYS | BOOTS | CADBURY | CHEVROLET | CHRISTIAN AID | EA GAMES | MACMILLAN CANCER SUPPORT | MONDELEZ | UNILEVER

We love creating film and video. But more importantly, we listen hard to our clients’ needs. We are dedicated to getting things right. Our small and dedicated team make technically brilliant, energetic content that delivers the right message and information to a targeted audience.

So, with our broad wealth of experience in broadcast television and contemporary online communication, let us bring a fresh perspective to your project.

WHAT WE DO

●      Create BRAND FILMS and SOCIAL MEDIA content

●      Work with CHARITY and CONSERVATION organisations

●      Produce stylish and engaging CORPORATE VIDEO

●      Dynamic MOTION GRAPHICS, ANIMATION and STOP-MOTION films

●      EVENTS FILMING, from multi-camera full-length edits to pacey highlight cuts

●      CAMPAIGN WRAP-UPS and SIZZLE REELS

●      Use 4K WORKFLOW and the latest post production tools in our EDIT SUITES

ThE CO-FOUNDERS
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Tom Hooker

Tom’s background in quality broadcast television has seen his work air across BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Four, ITV, C4, C5 and the Discovery Channel. He has also worked for numerous independent production companies and corporate clients.

Tom has travelled the world extensively, often embedding for weeks in rural, remote locations whilst working on wildlife shows for the BBC’s Natural History Unit and others. Highly respected in his field, he is an expert in pushing above and beyond the norm to create beautiful imagery.

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Tim Maynard

As a long-time producer, director and editor, Tim Maynard has had a vast and rewarding career in television and online video production. His work has been screened across major channels like BBC One, BBC News, ITV, Channel 4, and E4, as well as major news sites including The Guardian and The Times.

Tim is highly tuned into each step of the production process and prides himself on building strong client relationships – making him an excellent part of a project. Adept at looking after client needs in an efficient and conscientious fashion, Tim is also technically skilled in bringing complicated messages to life, having spent his formative years in the edit suite honing the craft of story-telling and messaging.

Tim has also worked across the globe for humanitarian causes, most notably through his film-making for Christian Aid, VSO, and The Service Co-operative.

ZEST and ZEST PRODUCTIONS are trading names of ZEST PICTURES LIMITED •  Registered Company # 9606897  •  VAT # 213574229