Massif is a creatively geared commercial film production company specialising in producing beautifully crafted commercials and online content. Massif represents six highly sought after and award winning directors.

Johannesburg & Cape Town

Directors (Partners): Dean Blumberg / Gordon Lindsay / Marc Sidelsky / Nare Mokgotho / Ying-Poi De Lacy
Executive Producers: Peter Carr / Partner: Prenneven Govender (Braille Films) / Producers: Chanelle Critchfield & Sanra Broekman.

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Massif is a creatively geared commercial film production company specialising in producing beautifully crafted commercials and online branded content. Our work has seen our film directors pick up a range of accolades from the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, The Clios, D&AD, The London International Awards, New York Festival Awards, and The Loerie Awards where they have walked away with several Grand Prix’s, to name to just a few. Massif is based in Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa and represents a roster of highly sought after and award winning directors. We collaborate with advertising agencies and top brands both locally and internationally to tailor smart and visually captivating advertising work. Massif is not only home to South Africa’s finest directors, but is also on the doorstep of some of the most spectacular film locations in the world.

Central to Massif’s creative vision is Peter Carr, the company’s co-founder and award winning Executive Producer. Peter Carr spent twenty years heading up Velocity Films followed by a three year stint at Bouffant. All in all Peter Carr has worked alongside most of South Africa’s top ranked film directors and shot some of the country’s most memorable and iconic work. Under his tenure Velocity Films and Bouffant consistently ranked amongst the top South African film companies and was consistently ranked in the Gunn Report Top 25 companies. He has twice been ranked as South Africa’s top film producer at the Loerie Awards and he brings a brand of leadership and his vast experience and knowledge of the international commercials industry to Massif.

We are a group of inspired and passionate individuals who have worked together for many years. Apart from the directorial talents of Dean Blumberg, Marc Sidelsky, Nare Mokgotho, Gordon Lindsay & Ying-Poi De Lacy we present a solid production structure that enables us to offer a professional service that our clients have historically come to expect and appreciate.

The company’s strengths lie in its eclectic mix of innovative talent. This variety of styles enables Massïf to scale all creative challenges placed before it in order to deliver memorable commercials and digital content.

1 x Loerie Grand Prix
4 x Loerie Gold
3 x Loerie Silver
9 x Loerie Bronze
3 x Creative Circle Ad of the Year Awards and 1 x runner up
3 x Cannes (YDA) Young Directors Forum Gold
3 x Cannes Lions Bronze
3 x Midas Awards Gold
2 x Midas Awards Silver
2 x Clios Silver
1 x One Show Merit Award and 1 x finalist
Gunn Report Top 100 Commercials
1 x New York Festival Bronze
1 x Epic Awards Silver;
1 x Cristal Africa Awards Silver
Ciclope Awards Best Music Video

1 Berkeley Avenue,

Executive Producer: Peter Carr
+27 (0) 83 377 6566

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