We create films to inspire, foster understanding and highlight stories worth sharing. Our dynamic team combines technical prowess, intuition and a lot of heart in every project.

Documentaries

Real life is awesome. Empty Cup Media captures the essence of a story, shaping your experience into art. Work with our mobile film crew and skilled post production team to share your message.

Web Shorts & Online Marketing

Short. Simple to shoot. Serves a clear purpose. Empty Cup Media will produce a series of short videos to engage your audience. Build a presence and stay connected.

Event Coverage

Hours of hard work have gone into planning your event.  Bring in our qualified team to capture the magic of it in full swing. Be it documentation, promotion, securing sponsorship, grant support material, or a commercial product –  adding our crew to the guest list is a smart decision.

Straight from the Portfolio

Browse a showcase of our most recent video projects.

Film Updates

Learn more about films we’ve been working on and connect with the Empty Cup community.

When Covid-19 hit Oshawa and a lot of the downtown businesses were heavily impacted, the Region of Durham launched the website www.downtownsofdurham.ca to promote downtown businesses. The site has information on businesses from 13 downtowns in Durham Region and how they have modified their services.......

Colin wrote, directed, shot and edited this simple corporate video for Durham Region. They only had a few bullet points of info to get across in the video, so it wasn’t too challenging to conceptualize a concept that would check off all those boxes, be......

We love to fuse art and video + dance is a fantastic combination. Lindsay Daniels is the choreographer at Maxwell Heights and has worked with Colin on many dance projects in the past. He’s usually filming their rehearsals and doing interviews about being a dance......

Canada’s largest mobile military vehicle museum, The Ontario Regiment Museum, invited us to film their largest event of the year to make a 32 minute documentary. AQUINO is a weekend long event that takes more than 8 months of planning and roughly 200 volunteers to......

The City of Oshawa asked us to make a video to encourage sports teams to sign up for the Sideline Snacks Program which is funded by the Healthy Kids Community Challenge. The Sidelines Snacks Program is a commitment from coaches and parents to give healthy......