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. Gus enjoys working with technology and loves capturing video in a new place every day. He finds immense satisfaction in overseeing projects to completion.
Tim Burns
Multimedia Specialist

Tim earned degrees in Theatre and Communications from Kansas Wesleyan where he developed a fondness for media production. Outside the office, Tim enjoys taking part in local theatre and and playing his banjo. He is also an avid tabletop gamer and radio drama enthusiast.

Amber Benning
Post Production Coordinator
Amber received an MBA at Kansas Wesleyan where she developed a love for media production. She enjoys traveling, playing board games, and loves listening to all kinds of music, especially if it’s on vinyl.
Devin Frederking
Creative Director

Devin has worked in the creative industry for 12 years as a web developer, graphic designer, and videographer. When away from the camera Devin enjoys watching movies, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

Sydney Reich

Communications Coordinator

Sydney, through various pursuits, found her love for marketing and administration. In her free time, she loves to volunteer for various boards and committees in the McPherson area. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, playing board games, and watching Harry Potter and Star Wars.

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