Yokai Films is an award winning video production company in Chicago that creates impactful corporate videos, fun viral shorts and indie feature films.  We are a full-service firm that provides pre-production (script, casting, project planning) production (on-site multi-camera crews) and post-production (editing, motion graphics).

We work with a diverse roster of creative collaborators and corporate clients ranging from major PR firms and iconic sports franchises to haunted houses and soft drink startups. Whether our clients have a product to sell or a passion to share, Yokai Films employs years of production and post-production experience, creative insight, and the latest digital video technology to tell engaging stories over multiple media platforms.

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Sometimes real life is more thrilling, hilarious, dramatic, downright weird, and all-around interesting than anything a group of television writers could conjure up. Yokai Films has a rich history in unscripted video production from award-winning documentaries to quirky web series and can help shape real life as it happens into compelling stories.



With so many platforms available to share your narrative work, it's never been a more exciting time to explore the art form. From our award-winning shorts and commercials to our critically acclaimed motion picture work, we continue to bring our own artistic visions to life on the screen, as well as partner with others to realize their cinematic goals.



Need to add a little more spice to your PowerPoint? Want to explain your company's long road to success with distinct visual flair…all in 2 minutes? Curious about exploring the world of YouTube ads? We're here to help. Video content is an invaluable asset to any company, providing a great way to communicate information and spread brand awareness in an instant.



Why stop at what you can put in front of a camera? There are many additional creative avenues we can utilize to tell your story effectively. With our motion graphic designers, you add that extra polish to create a sleek final video or even create an entirely graphics-based campaign from the ground up.