Rake Films has produced three feature-length
non-fiction films which have screened at festivals such as the Berlinale, Visions du Réel, SXSW, IDFA, Hot Docs, and many more. Our films have broadcast on ARTE and ZDF, have had limited theatrical releases.
We have spearheaded outreach campaigns for several of our films which have brought them to over 150 universities, independent cinemas, and screening series in more than 20 countries.
We have produced several short films independently and by commission of news and editorial outlets including
The New Yorker, BBC, The New York Times, and others.
We have produced over 50 short films and promotional videos for non-profits working globally, including The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, charity: water, the RED Campaign, the END Fund, Luminos Foundation, Aeras, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition, Sabin Vaccine Institute, among others.
Our commercial work has been mostly documentary-style projects with clients including the GAP, Isaac Mizrahi, Yahoo!, Whirlpool, Google, and more.
Our director Mo Scarpelli has shot in more than 30 countries including Afghanistan, Venezuela, Congo, Liberia, Kenya and Ethiopia, with various film crews, on various budgets.
So... we have done a lot of things.
We have a lot to share.
Get in touch to see how we may be able to help you, your organization or your film crew with consultation.