We are
Fili Creative

Fili Creative is a team of dedicated filmmakers who are passionate about telling visual stories.

Mission Statement

“To fight for the good in the world, by telling stories that matter”

Fili Creative is a mission-focused media production business based in Salina, KS. We help our customers develop their ideas and achieve their visions, guided by our creative process. Our business exists to foster meaning connections through videography by helping organizations communicate.

Meet Your Collaborators

Gus Applequist
Gus founded Fili Creative to make a difference and because he enjoys working with technology. Gus loves working on the production side of Fili but gets immense satisfaction overseeing projects to their completion.

Amber Benning

Director of Post Production
Amber moved to Salina to attend Kansas Wesleyan University where she obtained an MBA and developed a love for media production. Amber loves listening to all kinds of music, especially if it’s on vinyl. She enjoys traveling, playing board games, her plant collection, and spending time with her son, partner and (tons of) pets!

Tim Burns

Creative Director
Tim moved to Salina a couple years after earning his degree in Communications and Theatre at Kansas Wesleyan University. Tim enjoys playing the banjo, acting, is an avid tabletop gamer and radio drama enthusiast.

Devin Frederking

Director of Production
Devin has has worked in video production and as a graphic designer for 10 years. In his spare time Devin loves watching movies and playing video games. In his free time he loves to stay busy as a photographer.

Behind the scenes...

Telling stories that matter

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