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Paladin Media Group is central Virginia’s premiere production company. We create beautifully powerful video for clients scattered from Charlottesville to San Francisco, from New Mexico to Minnesota. You may have an idea bouncing around in your head, or perhaps only half of an idea scratched out on a napkin. Paladin Media Group will bring those ideas to life. We give them legs, we prop them up, we wrap those ideas in video, and we help them fly. That's what we do, day after day, client after satisfied client.

Paladin Media Group is not a giant corporation, but we do great work for some giant companies. We are a modest, local, family-owned business and we call beautiful Charlottesville, Virginia our home. Paladin was founded in 1991 so we're not newcomers to the video world. We've survived several company moves, many video format and industry changes, as well as a little speed bump known as the Great Recession. We at Paladin are positioned today to help you and your business solve problems through video. We look forward to earning your trust.

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In addition to our creative video production services we also have a motion picture and documentary unit called Paladin Pictures.  We are also a strategic partner with the Community Films Foundation (501c3), with whom we work to help filmmakers and mission/humanitarian organizations better tell their stories!

BACKSTORY

In the 8th century, King Charlemagne created the Paladin Knighthood, warriors of sterling character who pledged to uphold the virtues of their culture.

Today, we at the Paladin Media Group strive to accomplish a similar goal, whether creating corporate video, television and radio broadcasts or feature motion pictures we strive for the utmost in excellence and integrity.

We are Paladin Media Group.

MISSION

Paladin Media Group is committed to the creation, production, distribution, and promotion of redemptive entertainment and educational media.

DEFINITION

paladin \PAL-uh-din\, noun:

1.  A knight-errant; a distinguished champion of a medieval king or prince; as, the paladins of Charlemagne.

2.  A champion of a cause. 

Paladin derives from Late Latin palatinus, "an officer of the palace," from Latin palatium, "royal residence, palace," from Palatium, one of the seven hills of Rome, on which Augustus had his residence.

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PALADIN PICTURES FILM AWARDED DOVE FOUNDATION SEAL OF APPROVAL

PALADIN PICTURES FILM AWARDED DOVE FOUNDATION SEAL OF APPROVAL

Charlottesville, Virginia – January 31, 2006 – The Paladin Pictures film When Love Walks In has received The Dove Foundation’s Certificate of Recognition, officially declaring the film appropriate for family audiences.  This most recent honor for When Love Walks In is added to a growing list of accolades including Best Dramatic Feature, Best Clean Flick, Best Actress, Director’s Award, Best Soundtrack, Best Marketing, and a 2005 Telly Award.

The Dove Foundation is a non-profit organization established to encourage and promote the creation, production, and distribution of wholesome family entertainment.  Free from commercial pressure, the Foundation seeks out films and videos that meet traditional family values and principals of behavior. In October of last year the organization partnered with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment to make movie selections easier for consumers searching for family-friendly DVD options such as When Love Walks In.

“Grief is always a difficult subject to deal with, but this movie does an excellent job,” comments Dove Foundation film critic Donna Rolfe in reference to When Love Walks In. “Even though this is a serious topic, this film gives you a few laughs as Art tries to set things in motion for John to find a new mother for Sierra. This movie has many emotions such as sadness, comedy, joy, and love all wrapped into one. Watching this may give you thoughts about changes in your life.”

To bring films such as When Love Walks In to an eager audience, The Dove Foundation has also begun The Dove Movie Channel, a natural extension that provides films and videos especially selected for hospitalized children. These films are shown on the patients' television sets over a designated channel and each participating hospital receives a catalog of over 100 movie titles from which to choose.

When Love Walks In was written and produced by Kent C. Williamson and Directed by Brad Williamson--known together as The Brothers Williamson. In addition to promoting When Love Walks In, the duo is also currently in production on a thought-provoking documentary called Rebellion of Thought that explores faith in a post-modern world. Brad has lived in Sawyer, Michigan with his wife and four kids for nearly 15 years, while Kent resides in Charlottesville, Virginia with his bride and five.

For more information, please email or call 434.817.2700. Paladin Pictures is dedicated to the production, distribution, and promotion of redemptive entertainment and educational media. Paladin Pictures strives to follow the example of the Paladin Order of Knighthood which, under the rule of Charlemagne, was charged with the task of preserving the values and virtues of the society and culture.

Paige Pitstick

Written by : Paige Pitstick

Paige graduated in May 2014 from Texas Christian University with a degree in Film, Television & Digital Media. She started her film career the following fall by moving away from her home in Texas, to Charlottesville, Virginia and began working as the Office Manager at Paladin Media Group. Paige’s passion is post-production and aspires to become an Editor for Christian Films.

 

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Paladin Crew members behind the scenes managing audio and video.

The Crew At Work

Paladin Crew members behind the scenes managing audio and video.

Steve, Production Supervisor, working away transferring old media to new media for our customers.

Media Transfers

Steve, Production Supervisor, transferring old media to new media for clients like you!
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Melissa, Editor, hard at work editing Sandler Training testimonials.

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Melissa, Editor, hard at work editing Sandler Training testimonials.
Paladin Crew making adjustments before filming a Nursing Pride video for the UVA Heath System.

Nursing Pride Project

Paladin Crew making adjustments before filming a Nursing Pride video for the UVA Heath System.
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Kent and Dan with our clients during the UVA Children’s Hospital location scout.

UVA Health System

Kent and Dan with our clients during the UVA Children’s Hospital location scout.
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Shooting an online video series “Heads Up!” for our client Head Coaching.

On Location

Shooting an online video series “Heads Up!” for our client Head Coaching.
Steve adjusting audio before filming a University of Virginia Educational video.

Audio Perfection

Steve adjusting audio before filming a University of Virginia Educational video.
Discussing the shooting details for the next University of Virginia’s Battle Building scene.

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Discussing the shooting details for the next University of Virginia’s Battle Building scene.
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Paladin Crew filming at the University of Virginia Health System using a steadicam.

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Paladin Crew filming at the University of Virginia Health System using a steadicam.
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Director, Kent C. Williamson discussing logistics before filming at the UVA Health System.

Managing Logistics

Director, Kent C. Williamson discussing logistics before filming at the UVA Health System.
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Blackmagic 4K

This season we're now filming in 4K! Here are some of our new Blackmagic cameras are using.
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Paladin Delivers!

Admiring our Paladin Media Group Box truck in the sunset.
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Saddle Up!

Filming on location, while Tad Coffin shares the history of his saddle business.
Filming at the University of Virginia Health System’s beautiful Battle Building.

Battle Building Beauty

Filming at the University of Virginia Health System’s beautiful Battle Building.
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Testing the macro capabilities of one of our Blackmagic cameras.

Extreme Close Ups

Testing the macro capabilities of one of our Blackmagic cameras.

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