Welcome to the VS1 Productions website. VS1 (formerly Vision Sign) is a small film / TV production company that delivers vibrant, high quality creative projects and programmes. VS1 aims to give opportunities to rising Deaf talent in digital media.
VS1 is based in the West of England and delivers professional digital film projects. VS1 also facilitates networking opportunities and practical learning workshops in the South West region, and beyond. VS1 can provide additional co-production and professional advisory services to meet any client's needs
VS1 Productions can offer translation, interpreting, subtitling work and equipment hire (ask for more details). We strive to offer a bespoke service to meet your needs.
VS1 will consult with clients to discuss which service/s are required and present ideas to satisfy all business requests. Clients include: Bristol City Council, Sign Video, University of Bristol, Avon & Somerset Fire and Rescue Service and British Deaf Association (BDA)
VS1 has experience in making award winning, high quality outputs including: short films, TV productions and viral promos. VS1 can offer in-house editing and take on the responsibility of hiring deaf and/or hearing cast and crew. Previous shoots have included the recruitment of personnel from media professional services via Shooting People and higher educational settings such as the University of the West of England and the University of Wolverhampton. Our credits are Honeymoon, Life Out There, MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), Sencity, 50/50, Danny, 300 / 600 SECS, Free Wheel, Deaf Person's Guide To The Sound Sensitive.
VS1 can create different styles of format such from fly-on-the-wall to short documentaries. Our credits are: Lost Community (2014) and Save Elmfield School (2011)
VS1 have experience of consulting within a range of different clients across all sectors. We also offer advice on how to achieve deaf friendly and accessible resources (translation, interpreting, in-vision BSL presenter and subtitling work) Clients who have benefitted from this include: NHS Somerset Service, Deaf People's Health Promotion, Forgiveness Project.
VS1 have an excellent track record as a training provider with specifically tailored courses covering the basics of film making in workshops taught to Deaf and disabled participants. Clients include: Lost Space (York St John University), Bristol Youth Club (animation / horror) and Family Centre for Deaf Children.