documentary film production
authentic and inspiring storytelling that matters
We collaborate with producers, writers and directors worldwide. Combined with cutting-edge production equipment and years of experience in the field we create original films with impact and honesty.
We are an extension of our product. We take the time to understand who you are and why you’re passionate about your mission.
To effectively reach your audience, we explore platforms and storyboard creative ideas that will resonate with your target market.
Once aligned on your vision, we get to work. We shoot wherever we need to capture the story.
how we do it
Cairns Film creates all content in-house alongside the best equipment in the game. We are experienced shooting underwater, in class IV whitewater, at cliff’s edge, on mountains in blizzards and wherever else we need to find the best story.
Sony cameras with 10 bit ProRes 4K capabilities
DJI drones with 10 bit capabilities
Cinema lens package
- Ronin gimbals
Mobile Zoom audio recorders
RAID Storage System and Solid State Drives
- Professional lighting and backdrops
licenses & certifications
AIARE Avalanche Saftey
FAA Commercial Drone License
SCUBA Open Water
- Swiftwater Rescue
Wilderness First Responder
Produced and written by Luke Mehall. Directed and edited by Greg Cairns of Cairns Film. In partnership with Guayakí Yerba, Roamworthy and Zia Taqueria.
Just A Climber (For Bears Ears) is the result of 20 years of thinking and recreating in Indian Creek. When the new protections are threatened by the Trump administration Luke Mehall sharpens his tools from his rucksack of poetry, and prepares for the battle to save Bears Ears.
“Wonderful production company! The organization focuses on unique projects that leave their audience entertained, informed, and asking for more!”
“Greg is an innovator in film and photography. His incredible attention to detail brings out work that is authentic, genuine, and keeps the subject matter intact and unique. I always enjoy when Greg releases a new project and look forward to his future works!“