From ideation to execution we will develop and actualise your vision.
We have dedicated teams that strike a balance of pragmatists and idealists.
From designing fantastical worlds to precode craftsmen-ship.
Weve spent 10 years building our core team, pool of partners and specialists.
We have carved a collection of creatives to ensure we can accomplish every task.
Our work is rich and varied, put simply. All we do is find solutions to creative problems.
Martin Butterworth is a freelance production designer and Director of Do Not Bend Productions, an art department production company based out of Warrington and working throughout the North West of England.
Do Not Bend began as an artist collective of unrelated disciplines which then formed the various arms of the art department for film, video, theatre, construction and events in the North West.
We use all sorts of stuff. no but really, our team is experienced in all fields of art and design. From carpentry, electrical, and videography to graphic design, scenic artistry and costume making.
After graduating Martin began to concentrate his efforts into building Do Not Bend Productions into the emerging production company it is today and received a further North West Royal Television Society Student award for 'Best Drama' and Best Music Video in 2016 at The Manchester Film Festival. Martin studied Art Foundation at Manchester Metropolitan University in 2005 and progressed on to Manchester Film School in 2010 to complete a degree in Film Production. During the three year course, two of his productions gained a North West Student Royal Television Society award. A further four nominations followed, plus a UK Music Video Awards nomination and a win for 'Best Music Video' at Stockport Film Festival.
We are an enthusiastic and dedicated production company, which is continuing to grow, develop, and make an impact. With a strong skill set and relevant experience, we can bring creative ideas and successful solutions to the table. Take a look through our site to find out more about on what we have to offer - or get in touch to discuss how we can help you on your next project. Do Not Bend began as an artist collective of unrelated disciplines which then formed the various arms of the art department for film, video, theatre and events in the North West. We continue to gain recognition and awards with our most recent accolade, a Raindance Award for best UK feature.