Video Biography Packages & Prices


A Video Biography by Family Tree Video, captures a parent or grandparent sharing their life story, family history and memories. Skillfully edited together with family photos, the result is a beautiful “moving portrait” your family will cherish for generations to come.

Video Biography prices by Family Tree video Chicago

Covid Update:
We are currently offering both in-person and online (Zoom) interviews. In-person interviews takes place in the comfort of your home with professional equipment. Online interviews are recorded over Zoom.

Below are sample Video Biography packages. To learn more or to design a Video Biography package to your needs, contact us.

A Video Biography is an ideal gift for a milestone birthday (ie. 75th), a special Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Christmas or retirement.


Video Biography Package I

Filming

A 1.5 hour filmed interview with your parent or grandparent capturing stories from throughout their life.

Editing (15 hours)

    • Interview is edited into a captivating, 45 minute video memoir.
    • 15 Family photos along with titles, chapters, music and more are woven throughout

Family Receives
A 45 minute “moving portrait” capturing your parent or grandparent sharing memories from throughout their life.

    • Grandparent interview questions by Family Tree Video 4 standard flash-drives in boxes.
      (Movie files can be easily copied onto your own flash-drives to share with family and friends.)
    • Movie available for viewing on a private web page for 6 months.
    • Movie available for unlimited downloads for 6 months.

Package I Pricing

    • Zoom Interview: $950.
    • In-Person Interview: $1,400.*

Video Biography Package II

Filming
A 3 hour filmed interview with your parent or grandparent, touching on the family history with a more in-depth review of their life story – from early childhood up to the present day.

Editing (50 hours)

    • Interview is edited into a captivating and cohesive, 1.5 hour video memoir.
    • Up to 50 family photos, documents, maps and other memorabilia are woven throughout.
    • Light research for additional images to include (ie. a childhood home or grade school).
    • Titles, chapters, music and more are added throughout.

Family Receives
A beautiful, 1.5 hour “moving portrait” capturing your parent or grandparent sharing their life story, family history and memories.

Legacy Video Productions by Family Tree Video

    • 4 Deluxe flash-drives or 10 standard flash-drives in gift boxes.
    • Movie available for viewing on a private web page for 1 year.
    • Movie available for unlimited downloads for 1 year.

Package II Pricing

    • Zoom Interview: $2,800.
    • In-person Interview: $3,200.*

Video Biography Package III

Filming
A 3 hour filmed interview with your parent or grandparent, touching on the family history with a more in-depth review of their life story – from early childhood up to the present day.

B-Roll – footage shot outside the interview (ie. of the house, playing with the grandchildren)

Editing (75 hours)

    • Interview and b-roll are edited into a captivating and cohesive, 1.5 hour video memoir.
    • Up to 75 family photos, documents, maps and other memorabilia are woven throughout.
    • Light research for additional images to include (ie. a childhood home or grade school).
    • Titles, chapters, music and more are added throughout.

Family Receives
A beautiful, 1.5 hour “moving portrait” capturing your parent or grandparent sharing their life story, family history and memories.

    • 8 Deluxe flash-drives or 20 standard flash-drives in gift boxes.
    • Grandchildren activities by Family Tree Video A 5-8 minute video of the movie highlights for shorter viewing occasions.
    • The unedited interview.
    • Movie available for viewing on a private web page for 1 year.
    • Movie available for unlimited downloads for 1 year.

Package III Pricing

    • Zoom Interview: $3,800.
    • In-Person Interview: $4,200.*

Looking for something smaller but just at special?
Check out our: Video Tributes.


Legacy Videos by Family Tree VideoTo learn about capturing your parent or grandparent’s life story for your children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren to know, contact us.

A Video Biography is a modern-day heirloom your family will treasure for generations to come.

Contact

Family Tree Video LLC
Legacy Video Production
(312) 402-6406

Susan Saunders
Video Biographer

 
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* In-Person prices reflect filming in one day, in one location, with one camera. Additional cameras/crew, interviews, locations and hours can be added to Video Biography Packages.


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