Denver | COLORADO
Ground Zero for Recreational Marijuana Legalization
ƒ/4.20 Films is a 420-friendly branded production and media strategy company founded by seasoned journalists with a knack for creating powerful visual storytelling.
We aim to apply the quick shoot and production time of the modern digital-first multimedia journalist balanced with the strong documentary narrative standard in every piece we produce.
Our work balances solid branded content, social media-ready videos and the gamut of nonfiction storytelling styles for projects clients can distribute across multiple platforms.
ƒ/4.20 Films is housed in Denver, Colorado but is a quick plane ride away from anywhere a good story can be told, or a pretty picture can be made.
Andy Colwell, Director of First Impressions & Co-Founder – Denver-based visual journalist; part of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting on the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal for PennLive.com. Colorado/Northwest US and Western Canada regional chairperson for the National Press Photographers Association; former newspaper staff photographer experienced in daily deadline and long form visual reporting; graduate of Penn State’s Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications
Vince Chandler, Video Ninja & Co-Founder – Multimedia journalist and creator of "The Cannabist Sbow," a groundbreaking talkshow centered on the nuances and news of the brand-new legal adult use cannabis industry for The Denver Post. Founding Multimedia Editor for The Cannabist, earning the vertical it's first EMMY nomination for "Yoga With A View," lifestyle coverage. Breaking news videographer, covered arge developing stories on deadline for Colorado's largest newsroom. Sits on the Associated Press Photo Managers Board and is an NPPA member in good standing, has experience operating live broadcasts, publishing podcasts, producing television, social-media-first live-streaming video, text-animation video and motion graphics. Graduate of Penn State’s Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications