By STROMA Films
Since 2015 we have been producing films for the V&A Museum of
Design in Dundee.
We started by creating promotional films about their pre-opening
programme, Design in Motion with the Travelling Gallery.
Films were created about the build and design of the new
Since opening in 2018, we have created more promotional films
about some of their exhibitions.
It has been and continues to be a pleasure working with the V&A
staff and exhibitors.
Design in Motion was a collaboration with the Travelling Gallery; a
custom-built, mobile, contemporary art space inside a big beautiful bus.
It featured the work of designers who use digital technologies to push
the boundaries of their discipline.
Our films included:
Geoffrey Mann – Products in Motion
Sophia George –Games in Motion
Time Capsule was another pre-opening project that aimed to put
the new museum on the map.
The project was a competition for students in Scotland studying
Design at a Higher level to design a time capsule that would be a
permanent, unique feature on display in the grounds of the new
museum. The prize also included a placement at Jaguar for a
The winner was Luisa Geddes from The Community School of
As part of this project we made several films at Jaguar including:
Jaguar’s Ian Callum On Design
Designing Cars With Jaguar
As part of our ongoing work with V&A Dundee, we’ve had the
privilege of documenting the build of this iconic building from the
earliest stages of the build through to its recent opening.
In our film, Building V&A Dundee, we meet with the architect
Kengo Kuma, and some of the constructors and engineers.
For this introduction film, ‘What is V&A Dundee’, we met up with
curators and designers and heard from some of the young people
who’ve already benefitted from V&A Dundee’s community work.
Can design change lives?