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, Kansas. We help our customers develop their ideas and achieve their visions, guided by our creative process. Our business uses videography to help organizations communicate and foster meaningful connections.

Meet Your Collaborators

Gus Applequist


Gus founded Fili Creative to make a difference in Salina and the surrounding communities. He enjoys working with technology and loves capturing video in a new place every day. He finds immense satisfaction in 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, caring for 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 degrees in Communications and Theatre at Kansas Wesleyan University. Tim enjoys playing the banjo and acting. He is also 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 12 years. In his spare time Devin loves watching movies and playing video games. He also works as a wedding  photographer.

Behind the scenes...

Telling stories that matter

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