WE ARE STORYTELLERS
TIA Productions is an award winning documentary production house.
Our strength lies in creating beautiful character driven narratives.
We are passionate about using the visual medium to bring true stories to life, with respect and integrity to all the characters involved.
TIA was created by documentary filmmaker and investigative journalist Tarryn Crossman.
Tarryn has been producing and directing content all over the African Continent for over 18 years, winning awards both locally and internationally.
Documentary is what we do best.
TIA has produced numerous award winning feature length and short documentaries, which have screened at festivals around the world
What We Do
Our award winning team has produced branded documentary content for clients across Africa, we have a unique understanding of how to marry a brand with real stories. Our expertise lie in finding authentic characters, and telling their stories in a visually captivating way that seamlessly connects to a clients brand.
As a team we have over 10 years experience in producing award winning investigative stories.
In 2022 Tarryn Crossman took runner up in the prestigious Taco Kuiper award for investigative journalism.
“TIA Productions is synonymous with creative treatment and provide a unique take on varied themes, ranging from serious investigative stories to light-hearted features. The team’s vision has earned them several prestigious awards. We are proud to have TIA as part of our editorial and production team. “
John Webb, Executive Producer of Carte Blanche
“Tarryn’s people skills sets her production company apart from any others I have worked with. She has an incredible ability to bring out impactful stories, allowing characters to connect with her and ultimately the viewer. I would highly recommend TIA Productions…”
Lois Moodley (Save the children and USAID)
"Tarryn Crossman and her team responded excellently to the challenging nature of our subject matter and throughout production, her team sourced and handled the participants in a sensitive manner whilst at the same time ensuring she delivered compelling content for the shows. MTV Staying Alive foundation and our partners on MTV Shuga are thrilled with the work TIA Productions has done …”
Richard Chang-Warburton, Creative director of MTV Staying Alive