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click poster above to watch Tommy Button

Ascalon Films is a Los Angeles based production company specializing in short-form documentaries, powerful corporate promos, and fundraising films for educational groups and non-profit organizations. We also produce high-quality stock footage through our sister company, Vesperstock, as well as fun and quirky narrative shorts, with an emphasis on magical realism and humor.

The company was formed by producer/director/DP Keith Jefferies who has shot several award-winning films, directed on the BBC’s flagship international channel BBC World, and founded a successful regional TV station for British cable company NTL.

As a producer, Keith has created hundreds of hours of ground-breaking television and film. As a passionate director, his experience includes outside the box scripted drama, strong journalism-based documentary, entertaining music productions and fiction-based narrative story telling.

Keith is an artistic, creative and problem-solving director, director of photography and camera operator.  Proud member of the International Cinematographers Guild (IATSE Local 600), BAFTA, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts and Associate Member of the Society of Camera Operators (SOC)

Above are some of the clients and organizations that have used our services and licensed our work