Thunder and Lightning - The electrifying film company

Our Work

Here is a selection of our recent work. Scroll about and have a butchers.

Swinton Insurance Contact Centre
Swinton Insurance - Careers Films
We created a range of video content for the Swinton Insurance Careers site from highly crafted commercials to people profiles. Colourful neon icons are drawn in CGI and then become real, adding amazing light sources to these stylish films.
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Pizza Hut - Employee Manifesto
Pizza Hut - Employee Manifesto
Creating a great piece of external communication means thinking about your audience. The website homepage is the shop window and a lead video is the thing that makes people stop and want to go in. This was our aim for the Pizza Hut Employee Manifesto film.
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Crown To Cuff - X-Frame Physiques
Crown To Cuff - X-Frame Physiques
Thunder and Lightning Films specialises in commercial filmmaking. Our skills for telling a story were put to the test when we were commissioned to document a fitting of a specially made suit for WBO Middleweight Boxer Billy Joe Saunders by Crown To Cuff Bespoke Tailoring. We had less than thirty...
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The Engagement Coach - In Good Company
The Engagement Coach - In Good Company
In Good Company is an educational series based around the goings on within the sales team at fictional company Emerson Software Solutions. As a ten-part drama series, this was one of our most expansive and exciting productions to date.
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HSL - TV Idents
HSL - TV Idents
As you tune in to watch a drama on ITV3 you might notice the sponsorship idents for HSL. We staged a number of delightful settings to make the range of relaxing chairs the centre of each ident.
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Superservice Triage – Vehicle Heath Check
House of Fraser - Let's Do The Extraordinary
An award-winning recruitment film which places the extraordinary people who build their careers at House of Fraser at the centre of the scene - literally.
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University of York
University of York - Be Exceptional
The University of York is a Russell Group University where students study and live in an inspirational place. It wasn't difficult to capture the stories and the footage that would show how students who go to York can be exceptional.
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Epilepsy Action Jack's Story
Epilepsy Action - Jack's Story
Jack, Ali and Anna all have epilepsy. We were commissioned to make a series of six short animated films to find out how epilepsy affects them.
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Chris Catalyst Sticks and Stones
Chris Catalyst - Sticks and Stones
Eureka Machines frontman Chris Catalyst wanted a colourful promo video for his debut solo track. After a very eventful day filming at our studio, that's exactly what we made.
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Holland and Barrett
Holland and Barrett - A Year in the Life
Starting a new career in retail can be a daunting experience. Holland and Barrett commissioned a short film to show how new starter Meg developed over her first year from newbie to confident expert.
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simplybiz group universe
SimplyBiz Group - Universe
The SimplyBiz Group wanted to create a stellar visual representation of the many businesses within the group. What better way than a trip through space with the group at the centre of the universe.
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Rosenbauer Uk - Tech Day
Rosenbauer UK - Tech Day
We were commissioned by Aye! Agency to create a series of intro films for Rosenbauer UK’s Tech Day. Imagine a big hangar full of smoke. Then from through sparkling lights an enormous Rosenbauer Panther fire truck rolls in – all in sync with a massive screen showing an intro film like the...
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Great Recruitment - Be Great
Great Recruitment - Be Great
An animated explainer video can be a beautiful thing. Especially when you get to play with a little character animation and use your imagination. This video is aimed at newly qualified teachers to tell them about a recruitment company just for them.
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Ensign - Dover Castle
Ensign - Dover Castle
Installing wireless technology in an English Heritage site threw up many challenges. Thunder and Lightning Films were commissioned by Ensign Communications to document a case study on how they equipped Dover Castle with microwave Siklu links whilst maintaining the integrity of the beautiful...
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Superservice Triage - Capture, Share, Sell
Superservice Triage - Capture, Share, Sell
We take a look at the benefits of using video and image capture when performing a vehicle health check with Superservice Triage.
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Will James
Will James - Messes With Your Mind
Most businesses need a short video to introduce them to their audience. It could be an elevator pitch, a testimonial or an interview with some of the team. In this case, we took a very direct approach with Hypnotist Will James as he looks straight through you in his piece to camera.
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Segmentation Group - Re-brand
Segmentation Group - Re-brand
Segmentation Group went through a complete re-brand. We worked with these new brand assets and came up with a playful animated infomercial featuring bespoke illustrated elements and typography.
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SimplyBiz Group - Partnership Event 2015
SimplyBiz Group - Partnership Event 2015
The opening of a medieval themed event and an adventurous journey through the ancient lands of The SimplyBiz Group. This formed the basis of a set of awards VTs shown to a merry audience throughout the evening.
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Client image
Altodigital - Optimise
An animated figure walks along, filled with dread as he faces a big problem with his print management. The solution appears before him – Altodigital Optimise.
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The features and benefits of joining USDAW
The Co-operative - Joining USDAW
An internal piece of communication to all new Co-Operative colleagues about why they should join USDAW. We worked with colleagues who braved the camera and presented confidently and clearly.
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The Scaramanga Six Trouble
The Scaramanga Six - Trouble
As you can see from this music video we don't do 'genres'. A high energy dance video for a rock song? Preposterous? Of course!
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Thales XPI
Thales - XPI
Thales recently acquired XPI Simulation to strengthen their land training capabilities. We take a site visit to talk to the people behind the innovation.
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Tier1.com – Break The Cycle
Tier1.com – Break The Cycle
Line drawings appear as a very engaging diagram showing the cycle of crime and how you can help break it with Tier1 Recycling.
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Soymilk
Biscuithead and the Biscuit Badgers - Soymilk
How do you milk a bean? Find out in this quirky music video where the band conducts a series of bizarre experiments to understand the mystery that is soymilk.
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The wind up birds
Davan Caravans - 75th Anniversary
We were commissioned to make a short commercial film celebrating the 75th anniversary of Davan Caravans and Motorhomes. Also into the bargain we populated their site with individual video guides to each department.
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smarter, faster, easier
Altodigital - Mobility
We follow three businesspeople in slow motion as they use Altodigital’s mobile print technology on the go. Live action merges with fast-paced motion graphics.
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United utilities water
United Utilities – Health and Safety
We like to apply high production values to all pieces of communication, even if they are a standard part of a heath and safety induction.
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Leeds Metropolitan University
Leeds Metropolitan University – Postgraduate Courses
We interviewed a variety of postgraduate students about why they chose to live and study in Leeds and where their futures now lie for this two minute commercial.
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Navajo Youth
Navajo Youth - Heartbreaker
We simply couldn’t resist the brief to make an eighties-style pop video. Think of all the colour, the footloose dancing and all that hairspray. The end result is a visual treat.
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ABOUT THUNDER AND LIGHTNING FILMS

We love the moving image. In fact, we have a passion for it. Big or small screen and wherever your viewers watch, it is an irresistible opportunity to fill a space with colourful pictures and words, to make a statement and say something. 

We have the knowledge and expertise to produce film, video, motion graphics and animation for all mediums: broadcast or non-broadcast television, events or commercial film. Whether it is internal or external communication, we can help you say what you need to say in a memorable way.

There is no point in making a program that nobody wants to watch. We want to make things interesting. Very interesting. We are Thunder and Lightning. The electrifying film company. 

 

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Call us and let’s talk. We can help to create video for any use. Don’t be shy – we can talk you through the processes to get the right piece of work for you.

Contact:
Paul Morricone, Creative Director 
paul@thunderandlightning.co.uk   

T: 01274 878005
M: 07966 691162
www.thunderandlightning.co.uk

Thunder and Lightning Films Ltd.
Silkwood Studio, Unit 35 Moorland Industrial Estate, Law Street, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, BD19 3QR