Javier Zurita and Ofelia de Pablo, they’re photographers, filmmakers, speakers, writers and educators dedicated to documenting the social and political issues that define our times.
In recent years they have been internationally recognized for their adoption of a hybrid visual narrative, producing a series of influential multimedia for several of the world's best media. They have found a new concept of multimedia production company Hakawatifilm.
Their stories and multimedia work have been featured in the world's foremost print and visual media, including The Guardian , The New York Times, TIME, Channel 4 News, Der Spiegel, National Geographic Magazine, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Stern, The Atlantic, GEO, The Observer, Conde Nast Traveler, GQ, Marie Claire, Vanity Fair, El País, CNN, among others.
We are #storytellers in multiplatform
We are passionate about visual storytelling that stimulates public dialogue & advocates for positive change.
Transforming ideas into persuasive multimedia package
What We Do?
We produce short documentary films +multimedia + exhibitions +podcasts +RSS stories that turn a probing eye on situations where people struggle unduly, where there’s tremendous opportunity to improve society for future generations.
We belive in TRANSMEDIA to have an impact
A MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH
Combining exceptional photography +writing +audio + video to achieve smart, vibrant, nuanced narratives for multiple platforms.
POLISHED AESTHETIC + NARRATIVE EYE
Cultivated by our experienced team of acclaimed filmmakers, photographers, designers + writers.
From concept to distribution. We pull the whole package together and help promote it to mainstream media outlets.
Our team is committed to uncovering the issues and celebrating the people who make a difference.
NEW LANGUAGES FOR A NEW ERA
Since our founding in 2011 by writer/filmmaker Ofelia de Pablo + photojournalist Javier Zurita, Hakawatifilm has been at the forefront of multimedia storytelling, generating award-winning work on topics related to human rights and enviromental issues
Clients come to us because they value outstanding, dynamic, and cost-effective storytelling to communicate their ideas.
Foundations and donors support us because we're able to make an impact.
LATEST MULTIPLATFORM PROJECTS
COMING SOON, 20th JANUARY 2020
Sharing the Land
TRANSMEDIA project for European Campaing EURO LARGE CARNIVORES: a documentary piece 8'+ Short stories 1' for RSS+ Pictures and text for printed and online media+ PODCASTs for RADIO+ TV footage + Educative film
Hakawatifim has developed a TRANSMEDIA PROJECT: A short documentary piece + Pictures and text for printed and online media+ PODCASTs for RADIO+ TV footage
Doñana's Beating Heart
The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Doñana National Park is home to an impressive array of landscapes and wildlife, including the endangered Iberian lynx, the world's most endangered feline species and provides habitats for six million migratory birds each year.
But the threats to this National Park are still everywhere. Doñana could be added to UNESCO’s List of World Heritage in Danger unless immediate action is taken against multiple threats to the wetland.
This is the story of the ones who are given their lives to help protecting the park.
HAKAWATIFILM has created an International Campaign. 360 package: From concept to develop a multimedia piece +Web doc +Short stories for RSS +High quality images +TV footage +Podcast +Educative material +Screening at International Festivals
Human Trafficking in Nepal
TRANSMEDIA project for ACTION AID: a short documentary piece + Short stories 1' for RSS+ Pictures and text for printed and online media + PODCASTs for RADIO+ TV footage + Educative film
INTERACTIVE WEB DOC
TOTAL +18 MILLIONS
MAGAZINE THE OBSERVER. THE GUARDIAN UK. 2.323.000 READERS
THE GUARDIAN 5.000.000 READERS ON LINE
WOMEN TODAY MAGAZINE SPAIN. 1.250.000 READERS
THE GUARDIAN 5.000.000 READERS ON LINE
EXHIBITION PROJECT THE GUARDIAN LONDON HALL
TALKS UNIVERSITY & SCHOOLS
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