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Mantis is a video and film production company based in Cape Town, South Africa. Our commercial wing specialises in high quality videography and production for travel, conservation and lifestyle brands.

Mantis was founded by Paul Steyn, writer, film maker and regular contributor to National Geographic. With a decade of experience in story-telling, Mantis works closely with selected clients to provide high quality film and media for distribution on all major digital platforms. 

We have worked with numerous travel companies, NGO's, lodges and brands to produce commercial videos and films that lead to direct conversions. 

We know how to structure a story for

maximum emotional impact—a narrative that lasts. 

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