Who We Are

We are storytellers.

We’re a team of highly effective storytellers who use filmmaking to solve business problems. Armed with a background in traditional film production, we approach the modern media landscape with both time-tested craft and imagination. We’re simultaneously artists and businessmen, always looking to leverage resource against project goals in order to create the strongest possible solution.

We’re also engaged participants of modern culture. When we’re not working hard to make film, we’re active in the lives of the people around us. We love making film, but we make time to do life with people, and savor the wonderful things they create. We care about people, culture, and ideas, and its our hope that all of this comes through in our filmmaking.

Core Values


We take pride in the quality of our craft. Using the spark of imagination and an intentional collaborative process, we create work bigger than ourselves.


Our company aims to cultivate an emotionally and financially stable environment. It is our intention that our process honors our partners, clients and employees.


We are who we say we are, and we want our work to be as well. In addition to being honest about the pricing, timing, and variables of our projects and end products, we aim to craft content that is stylistically a part of the culture we are speaking to.

What We Do


At the heart of it, we’re problem solvers that use storytelling to design cinematic content that bridges the gap between people and ideas. We do this by positioning those ideas within a specific culture so that the storytelling itself is grounded in real human relationships.

Our most fruitful relationships are long-lived. We’re very proud of the partnerships we have with our clients. Through getting to know the companies we work with, we are able to shape entire production pipelines around our clients’ specific business models and needs. This allows us to empower our clients to generate on-going video content for their ever-changing needs.


A producer is the person who causes the film to be made. A good producer causes it to be made well.

Lawrence Turman, Chair of USC Peter Stark Producing Program

The motion picture is not an arena for a display of technique… it is, rather, a method of telling a story in which technique, beauty, the virtuosity of the camera, all things must be sacrificed when they get in the way of the story itself.

Alfred Hitchcock, Film Director

We are primarily a company of creative people, whose art we are helping to bring to the world. At the same time, we recognize that business enables art “to happen,” and that business plays an essential role in communicating art to a broad audience. As both artists and businesspersons, we understand the value of both

Jim Henson, Puppeteer, Artist, Cartoonist, Inventor, Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director, & Producer.

“Experience is the toughest teacher because it gives the test first and the lesson after.”

Billy Ray, Screen Writer & Film Director

If I were in this business only for the business, I wouldn’t be in this business.

Samuel Goldwyn, Film Producer

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni, Sculptor, Painter, Architect, Poet, and Engineer

If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.

John Cleese, Actor, Comedian, Writer, & Producer


Opportunities to Connect

We love interacting with our audiences! We screen our films and speak with audiences whenever we get the chance. Check out our events page for upcoming opportunities!



Travis Pollert


Joe Jurecki

Story Producer

Jake Kostelnik

Creative Team

Jayson Jaworski

Creative Team


In addition to the four core filmmakers that make up TPFV, we collaborate with a plethora of cinematographers, artists, and designers in order to meet the creative needs of every project.

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Travis Pollert Film and Video
1525 E 115th Street
Cleveland, OH 44106

{216} 236-4771

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