Yokai Films is a full-service video production company that creates exceptional video content with a focus on telling a good story. We work with a diverse roster of collaborators and clients ranging from major PR firms and iconic sports franchises to haunted houses and soft drink start-ups. Whether our clients have a product to sell or a passion to share, Yokai Films employs years of production experience, creative insight, and the latest technology to create impactful video content that tells their story the way they want it told.
The company was officially launched in 2013, by Creative Director and Owner Chris Sato. Chris brings 10+ years of corporate video and creative filmmaking experience, along with his extensive resources of video professionals, including Yokai Director and Lead editor Mike Meyer. Yokai's growing list of clients include SMG Entertainment Management, Soldier Field, Make a Wish Foundation, Res Publica, Wirtz Beverage Group, Northshore Medical Group, Bosch Tools and Buzzfeed to name a few. Creatively, Yokai Films has also debuted an award-winning feature film, and produced and directed the BTS web series for Statesville Haunted Prison and The Fear at Navy Pier.