Frontier is the home of filmmaker & photographer Alan Compton who either works solo or with trusted collaborators. Frontier produces digital content that aims to educate and inspire its audience. We balance commissioned and pro bono work, allowing us to serve those with and without a budget.
Frontier's clients include US AID, The Icelandic Environment Association, John Hopkins University & The Liberal Party of Canada. We work with you to uncover the best story, characters and locations that will help craft digital content that has the biggest impact.
Quality creative content can have a powerful impact on it's audience. With Frontier we are harnessing our many years of industry experience to deliver positive, purposeful content that can help make a difference.
What People are Saying
“Having worked with many groups on different projects in the rough terrain of the Icelandic highland I can honestly say that Alan´s stoic approach in dealing with challenges ranks on top for me. Be it weather conditions, bonding with interviewees or getting the right narrative.”Steinar Kaldal
“I have had the privilege of working with Alan on several Canadian productions including content for the Liberal Party of Canada. He is a true artist, a bona fide gentleman and I’m proud to call him a dear friend.”Mark Sakamoto
“I invited Alan to work with us in Ghana back in 2010 to direct a series of TVCs for US AID. His work always exceeds our expectations and we now condider him part of the Lucid, Ghana family. He has now produced over a dozen films for us and we always look forward to his next trip to Ghana.”Michael Casely-Hayford