YEZI Arts Promotions & Productions – Capability Statement (Brief):
Yezi-Arts Promotions and Production Limited (YEZI Arts) is an established theatre and media arts organization operating in the creative industry in Zambia. It has been in existence since 2000. The organisation is affiliated to the National Arts Council (NAC) as a promotion agency, and legally registered with the Patents and Companies Registration Authority (PACRA), incorporated on 22nd October 2009, with Certificate of Incorporation No. 120090081027.
YEZI Arts Promotions & Productions, is an independent production house, primarily applying itself as film makers for innovative radio and television based products. We have a comparative advantage of working on audio and audio-visual products, mostly issue based documentaries, short films that respond to a number of client-focused development needs. We have worked with a number of local and international organizations, to develop products that communicate for development.
YEZI Arts core areas of work include:
- Film production especially documentaries, short and feature films
- Development of arts related projects to grow theatre and film industry in Zambia
- Consultancy around the creative industry and making operational Communication Strategies and Plans for Clients
- Conduct capacity building activities especially trainings for theatre and film practitioners
- Organizing of events, including commemorative and artistic festivals (mostly theatre-based)
SPECIFIC TO DOCUMENTARY PRODUCTIONS, WHEN COMMISSIONED:
- We closely work with the Client to have a common understanding of their desired audio-visual product, which includes, conceptualizing what out to be;
- We have experience in script writing, voicing editing, producing and all these are either in-house or sub-contracted through our networks.
- Quality control is critical to any media product that we work on, and for this will place emphasis on achieving that through across the various stages of production. All our products are broadcast quality and can be adjusted to specific requirements desired by the Client
- When you contract us for an assignment, you are assured of getting not only your desired products but the source documents/recordings for your archives.
- We do offer advise, guidance on how best to make use of the developed media products, especially those that are of a communication and visibility nature.
- Ultimately, we are conscious that you want value for your investment, and we are happy when we deliver to your expectations.