Cost of Completed Life Story Production  |  From $8,500

At Life Story Productions we are committed to telling your life story in the most professional and compelling way possible.  What sets us apart is that we take the time to meet with you before the shoot and conduct an in-depth pre-interview. We also use a cutting-edge camera technology called Eye Direct that allows for true engagement with your audience.​

Cost Includes:


  • Three hour on-site pre-interview and completion of 'Your Story in 12 Chapters' questionnaire.

  • Film location recce.

  • On-site professional scanning of 60 - 80 photographs.

  • Historical and archival research to enhance your personal story.



  • Professional HD multi-camera set-up, lighting and audio.

  • Basic hair styling and powder makeup.

  • Single location six hour shoot.

  • Unique Eye Direct technology for a truly engaging viewer experience.


  • Full story editing and colour grading.

  • Custom family tree graphics.

  • Professional retouching and restoration of all photographs.

  • Sourcing of historical images and archival film.

  • Digitisation of family film footage (e.g. old home movies) if requested - 60 minutes worth.

  • Expert selection of music.


The final production will be presented to you in the following formats:

  • 2 custom USB flash drives in a keepsake box.

  • 2 custom DVDs (available on request).

  • On-line version hosted privately on Vimeo by Life Story Productions (password protected website).  

        This can be emailed to family and friends. 

Your life story production will be approximately 45 - 60 minutes in duration.

Please allow six weeks for its completion.