Great Lengths Launches Documentary

Published 24th May 2023 by Josie Jackson

Great Lengths has launched a documentary, lifting the lid on the world of hair extensions. The captivating documentary, BEYOND HAIR EXPECTATIONS, was developed as part of two documentary series - Vision 2045 of The Economist, and Innovation and Disruption Leaders of CBS News.

The documentary tells the tells the story of the the family-run business, which has been defining excellence in the world of extensions for over 30 years. In the 9-minute film, viewers learn more about the production process, including the way hair is sourced and how the company achieved it’s prestigious B-Corp Certification, as well as insights from the brand’s salon partners and ambassadors, including James Henderson, owner of the multi-award-winning M Hair Extensions in Nottingham, and Great Lengths’ global Little Princess Trust Ambassador.

The storytelling is supported by dedicated footage and a collection of short interviews, which aim to provide insight into both the hair extensions industry and the work undertaken by Great Lengths. In particular, the focus of BEYOND HAIR EXPECTATIONS follows the brand’s sustainable and innovative production process, as well as the main ethical values of the company. The documentary is available on and as part of the documentary series launched by TBD Media Group: Vision 2045 and Innovation and Disruption Leaders. You can also view it here.



The role of business in addressing climate change is at the heart of Vision 2045. Designed to inspire businesses and people to take collective action to ensure a better future, the campaign picks up on the sheer scale of the task facing humanity, while also highlighting the impact that ambitious business leaders can have in meeting these challenges. Find out more here.

Innovation and Disruption Leaders

Break today’s status quo to improve tomorrow's decisions. The turbulence of recent times has driven the market to adopt increasing agility to facilitate dynamism in trade on a global scale. This series showcases the leaders and businesses who have adapted and modernised their strategies to respond to the current instability.

The Interviewees in the Great Lengths Documentary

Fabio Massimo Antonino, CEO of Great Lengths SPA SB Marco Mattiacci, COO of Great Lengths SPA SB Anita Lafer, CEO of Great Lengths Austria, Germany, Switzerland Rossano Ferretti, luxury hair stylist and Great Lengths Ambassador Nikki Lee & Riawna Capri, celebrity hair stylists and founders of Nine Zero One James Henderson, hair stylist and owner of M Hair and Little Princess Trust Ambassador TBD Media Group is an international, purpose-driven media developer that helps businesses, organisations and governments tell their brand stories in a human and direct way. Did you know that Franchisee of the Year at the British Hairdressing Business Awards 2023 is sponsored by Great Lengths? Check out the finalists here.

Josie Jackson

Josie Jackson

Published 24th May 2023

Josie supports the team with content for the print magazine, website and social media channels at HJ. Having grown up in a salon environment (thanks to her hairdresser mum) and even working as a Saturday girl before getting her degree in English Literature, Josie feels right at home in the industry. Although she’s experimented with a few creative colour looks in the past, she always comes back to blonde, and loves all things hydrating and bond building.

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