What’s our story? Simple really, we make films for businesses, organisations and agencies.
In essence, we’re about delivering great content with minimal fuss. We’re also passionate and experienced film makers – which means we bring a load of expertise, creativity and specialist equipment to every project.
You can view a range of our work on this website and if you’d like to talk video production, please feel free to make contact. 

Branded content for Surfline

Motion Pacific produced The FreeWay Project for Roger Hall of Surfline Surfboards. Roger wanted a video that would take his surfboard innovation and quality proposition out to the world. The approach we took was to create ‘branded content’ that has been picked up and promoted by a range of influential surf portals such as The Inertia and Pacific Longboarder.   Continue Reading →

Tourism marketing videos for ATEED

When Auckland was voted one of Lonely Planet’s Top 10 cities, ATEED asked Motion Pacific to create a short celebrity accolade video to promote this achievement.  ATEED then asked us to produce another short video to celebrate Pasifika’s 21st Birthday.   Continue Reading →

Attracting the best talent to Deloitte

Deloitte NZ required a series of recruitment marketing videos that could be used to help define the character of their people and the culture of their organisation.  It was our challenge to produce partner profiles that were both genuine and engaging.  These videos have differentiated the Deloitte brand and helped to attract like minded people. Continue Reading →

Spot for Barkers & Volvo

For this spot two great brands teamed up for a late season surf adventure designed to promote Barkers’ autumn clothing range and the Volvo X90 on Air NZ inflight video.

Avanti brand story continues

Avanti engaged Motion Pacific to create two videos for their Corsa bike range.  These videos explore the design story and quality proposition of the bikes. Continue Reading →

Business proposition video for ESP

ESP (Energy Solution Providers) required a video that could be used on their website to succinctly communicate their business proposition.  Filmed over two days, Continue Reading →

Cyber Security Awareness for NetSafe

For Cyber Security Awareness Week NetSafe asked Motion Pacific to create a series of short online videos that could be used to encourage safe behaviour.  Production was a whirlwind roadtrip with the NetSafe team fronting the videos.   Continue Reading →

Safety Induction Video

Enterprise Recruitment is a nation wide company that places people in a wide range of sectors, across permanent, contract and seasonal roles. Continue Reading →

Te Kaha Pounamu

This short documentary was filmed and edited by Tony Burrows in 2012.  It follows a Pounamu carving wananga gifted to the people of Te Reinga Marae by the renowned hei-tiki carver Te Kaha. Continue Reading →

Music Videos

Music videos are a great way to explore creativity.  Tony Burrows often acts as a director of photography looking after the camera work on friends projects. Continue Reading →

Marketing videos for Franz Josef Glacier Guides

Franz Josef Glacier Guides are an iconic New Zealand tourism business.  In 2012 they re-designed their glacier guiding products and asked Motion Pacific to create a series of online marketing videos.  Filmed over five days, Continue Reading →

Brand recruitment videos

Motion Pacific work with recruitment advertising experts HainesAttract to create video content for leading New Zealand organisations. Continue Reading →

Champions of Recovery – The Peer Support Story

Five years ago, Counties Manukau DHB established an innovative mental health service called Peer Support. Peer Support are Continue Reading →

‘Our Digital Future’ for NetSafe

In the lead up to the 2014 general election, NetSafe NZ asked Motion Pacific to produce six short videos that captured leading political parties’ vision and strategy for New Zealand’s digital future. Continue Reading →

Video walls for the Shanghai World Expo

The New Zealand Pavilion at the 2010 World Expo was developed by a consortium of leading designers in response to the theme: ‘Better Cities, Better Life’. Continue Reading →

Tuna Cowboys – National Geographic documentary

Tuna Cowboys is an award winning National Geographic documentary that ventures into the Southern Ocean Continue Reading →

Social media campaign for Glacier Country Tourism

The West Coast towns of Fox Glacier and Franz Josef were a bit miffed about missing out on hosting the Rugby World Cup Continue Reading →

The Foodbowl Open Days

Based in Auckland, The Foodbowl is a part of the Food Innovation Network. They asked Motion Pacific to Continue Reading →

Wonderland & Mika for the Auckland Museum

Wonderland: The Magic of the Rose is an Auckland Museum exhibition that celebrates the rose. Continue Reading →

Online marketing videos for Fox Glacier Guides

Fox Glacier Guiding commissioned Motion Pacific to produce a series of Internet videos and high definition DVDs Continue Reading →

The Scam Machine – online resource for NetSafe

The Scam Machine is a Webby nominated interactive website that generates viral videos.  By embedding photographs and manipulating storylines, users can create mock news stories that are distributed via Continue Reading →

Tourism marketing video for the Hollyford Track

The Hollyford Track Guided Wilderness Experience is one of New Zealand’s premier eco adventures. Continue Reading →

Blakexpeditions: A global conservation initiative

Having filmed several tourism promotions with Sir Peter Blake during New Zealand’s America’s Cup defense, Motion Pacific was invited to Continue Reading →

CineAlta product launch for Sony New Zealand

When Sony New Zealand brought the first ‘full HD’ video camera to New Zealand, Motion Pacific was invited to create a showreel that would Continue Reading →

Adventure Guide – sponsorship funded television series

In 2004 Motion Pacific created an eight part television series called the Adventure Guide.  This series travelled the length of Continue Reading →

A Controlled Fall – independent snowboarding film

A Controlled Fall was probably New Zealand’s first (and last) snowboarding film shot entirely on 16mm film.   Continue Reading →

John Edgar – short documentary for the Auckland Museum

Sculptor John Edgar commissioned Motion Pacific to produce a short film to accompany his exhibition ‘Cross Country’. Continue Reading →

The Zoo – top rating television series

Currently in its twelfth season on TVOne, The Zoo has sold to over 90 countries worldwide.  As cameraman for the first two series, Continue Reading →

National Geographic wildlife documentary

The Okavango Delta in Botswana is one of Africa’s last great wilderness areas.  In 1993 Continue Reading →

Worldwide product launch for Panasonic SD card

When Panasonic Japan needed a promotional DVD for their new range of SD Memory Cards, New Zealand was the preferred location. Continue Reading →