Behind the scenes - film and video production in Birmingham

Over the past twelve years we have produced hundreds of films for a diverse range of clients. We handle every aspect of the video production process from the initial concept stage, through to scripting, filming, editing and delivery. Our services include:

  • Corporate promotional films

  • Live event films

  • Documentaries

  • Educational and training videos

  • Case studies

  • Animations and infographics

  • TV Commercials

We love receiving a challenging brief, so if you have a project in mind or need some more info, please get in touch. If you want to find out more about our team of talented filmmakers, please see below!

The team at IDM are a joy to work with because of their creative approach and their ability to translate every brief into something incredible. They are a fundamental part of our creative process, delivering a high-quality and impactful finished product.
— Aceel Dear, The NEC Group


Simon Russell is the director of IDM Media - a Birmingham based video production company. Simon has been making films in the Midlands and beyond since 2007.

Simon Russell

Simon founded IDM Media in 2007 whilst studying at the University of Birmingham. Having shot, directed and edited hundreds of short films throughout his career, his work has built a strong reputation.

George is out Director of Photography. He focuses on capturing great film content for our clients.

George Souster

George's love for cinema and flair for camerawork has made him an indispensable member of the IDM team. Always experimenting with the latest technology, George specialises in capturing innovative shots and stunning visuals.

April White is the Head of Post Production at IDM Media - a Birmingham based film and video production company. April loves editing video content - it's her passion!

April White

Storytelling is at the heart of April’s work. With editing experience across corporate, documentary and short films, April brings her craftsmanship and an eye for detail to every project.

Tom edits many of our films and videos. He specialises in editing and sound design for our films.

Tom Clabon

Tom merges the technical and creative aspects of filmmaking, specialising in audio post-production, animation and motion graphics. He enjoys working on punchy, high-energy edits that leave a lasting impact.

Molly is a film production assistant at IDM Media. She works throughout Birmingham, the Midlands and beyond - creating great video content for our clients.

Molly Heard

From initial concept development through to filming on location and post-production, Molly loves getting involved in all aspects of the filmmaking process. Her energy and enthusiasm helps to bring our content to life!

Hayley Russell is a producer at IDM Media - a Birmingham based promotional video company.

Hayley Russell

Hayley joined IDM after spending eight years as a teacher and brings her management and organisational skills to the company. A love for learning means that Hayley is perfectly placed to advise on projects involving children, young people and education.

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