ABSORB Films is a creative video production business based in

Leigh-On-Sea, Essex. We're available to shoot anywhere in the UK and internationally.

We're a scalable company. So whether you need a solo filmmaker or a production crew, we have you covered.

We can make a project work for most budgets and this allows us to create films for start-ups or small independent businesses as well as global  brands and organisations.

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The planning of any shoot

is a collaboration.


We can help develop your idea or create one from scratch to suit you.


We strive to plan unique visuals for every project

paying attention to

trends and engagement.




We shoot all content ourselves in-house for creative consistency.

We can film in up to 6K

resolution with Netflix approved full-frame

cameras with cine lenses.

Each project has the option of gimbal/steadicam movement, multiple camera set ups,

a variety of lighting options and professional sound recording.



Whilst we edit we'll keep you involved every step of the way.

We use industry standard tools to keep you up to date with the post-production process, making revisions easier than ever before.

We keep our projects backed up for years and can recover the videos at no extra cost.





Upon delivery the video will be exported in the highest quality possible and in a variety of formats.

4K and 6K exports are available if shot in

appropriate formats. 

Our footage licenses give clients the option to own their footage as well as the edited content already provided. 





ALEX THRAVES, the owner and lead filmmaker at ABSORB FILMS has been directing, shooting and editing video content professionally since 2012. 

After finishing his degree in Editing and Post-Production at Ravensbourne University, Alex started his video production business alongside

pursuing a career in feature film

directing and screenwriting.

Shooting international events, promotional material for recognised brands and editing a feature film in rapid succession led to being awarded 'Video Entrepreneur

of the Year' at the P4Y Awards (2015).


This was followed by the 'HOT 50' Award in the Event Supplier category (2017) and 

'Young Entrepreneur of the Year' at the

BITA Awards (2018).