A creative, festival-ready short documentary that offers an in-depth look at your subject

Five minute mini doc

Our five-minute mini doc package can help you get your ideas out into the world, in front of a wide range of audiences.

Documentary video is our specialty, and we’ve produced our fair share of mini-docs on a broad range of topics all over the world. When you choose this package, we’ll go the extra mile to make sure your subject gets the in-depth treatment it deserves. The final product will be a unique, carefully crafted video that is sure to win over audiences anywhere from the internet to festival auditoriums.

Turnaround for a five-minute video averages five weeks from when we start shooting to when we deliver the final product. Rush delivery is available in most circumstances.

Suggested uses for the five-minute video package:

  • Unique, in-depth profiles of projects, organizations, events or people
  • Brand or idea introductions
  • Crowdfunding campaigns
  • Fundraising galas

Contact us here if you’re interested in learning more about the five-minute mini doc package.

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Popular add-ons for this package:

Production stillsWe'll provide you with 10 curated and processed, professional-grade photos from each shoot day - perfect to share on social media and websites, or with friends and colleagues.
Extra InterviewIf your mini-doc needs more than five, we'll add additional interviews for $65 each.
NarrationWe can write copy for your video's narration, and hire a professional voiceover actor to be the voice of your project.
Advanced graphicsAnimated maps, graphic introductions, or brand-specific title cards: we'll help you develop your idea and offer a quote on the spot.
Social media exportsWant to publish your video on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, Snapchat, Vine, etc.? We'll provide you with ready-made files for up to three social networks of your choice.*
*Please note that some networks (Twitter, Snapchat, Vine) have short time limits, and additional editing will be required to adapt your project.
Digital marketing supportNeed help packaging your new video and getting it in front of the right audience? We can provide a broad spectrum of marketing support, completely customized to fit your project. Examples include writing blog posts or press releases; editing copy or graphics on your website; or writing effective social media content.
Additional shootingFor shoots that take longer than the allotted time, we'll add additional full-service production at highly competitive rates.
Additional editingIf you want to re-work footage we've already shot, or create new versions to fit specific marketing needs, we'll provide the additional editing at highly competitive rates.
Additional crew memberIn most cases we can get the job done with one Pedaling Pictures do-it-all videographer, but it might save you time and money overall if we bring an additional crew member.
TravelIf your production takes place outside the Washington, DC metro area, let us know the details and we'll provide a quote for travel, per-diems, or any other applicable expenses.