Serpini Films was established in 1987 by Antonio Serpini.
Having initially joined Rank Xerox as a 16 year old on a YTS scheme, Antonio worked at their UK corporate video production studios in Newport Pagnell from 1982 to 1987.
Antonio was originally trained as a video editor but with his love of photography he then studied to become a lighting cameraman, and later also worked as a producer and director producing over 100 corporate films for Rank Xerox.
In May 1987 Antonio decided to leave Rank Xerox and start his own production company. Having made many contacts through the clients who used to use the Rank Xerox facility, Serpini Films initially worked in corporate film making for many international clients all over the world, such as:
Audi / VW, Aventis, Boots, Biogel, BP, Butler Media, Camelot, Ciba Giegy, Colin Barratt Associates, Granada, GSK, Hoesch, Hoechst Pharmaceuticals, Hogan Shoes, IBM, INP (International News Productions), Kodak, Kleenex, Kronos GmbH, Lynton Cooper, Lloyds Bank, Janssen Cilag, John Paul Michell Systems, L’Oreal, Longines, Max Mara, MAN Trucks, Mercedes Benz, Millbank Studios, Mothercare, MSD, Neon Broadcast, News International, Nissan UK, Nokia, Pasinet, Pepsi, Pharmacia Upjohn, Photosound Communications, Pitney Bowes, Press Association, Procentive Productions, Rank Xerox, Sensia Hair Products, Prudential, Santander, Schindler-Digitron, Shell, Skoda, Sunfly Media, Surridge Films GmbH, Terrence Renati Ltd, Tesco, Tim Kent Associates, TNR Communications, TVR Cars, Verovision, Vidal Sassoon, Vodafone, Walkers Snack Foods, Xerox
From 1993 Serpini Films gradually started to work more and more in broadcast television, and has since worked for many international broadcasters in the fields of News, sport, entertainment, politics, documentary and live broadcast. They include:
BBC, Deutche Welle (Germany), ITV, ITN, LA7 (Italy) RTI Mediaset (Italy), ProSieben (Germany), RAI (Italy) RTL (Germany), SAT1 (Germany) Sky Travel, Sky Sport Italia, SVT (Sweden), TG5 (Italy) TGCom24 (Italy), TV2 (Denmark), ORF (Austia).
Over the past 25 years, Serpini Films have covered almost every major event in the UK from: Royal births, marriages, birthdays, Jubilee’s and funerals, to major sporting events, such as Euro 96, Champions League inc. 2013 Final at Wembley, Premiership Football, Formula 1, motor racing, London 2012 Olympics, Royal Ascot Horse Racing, Moto GP, SBK Superbikes, Wimbledon Tennis, We have covered every Elections since 1992, State Visits, Terrorist attacks, interviewed UK and foreign Prime Ministers, filmed hundreds of Fashion Shows, attended countless Film Premiers, interviewed every major politician, rock star, sportsman, celebrity, premiership footballer movie star and even shot around 200 Karaoke music videos!!!!