Benjamin is an Oscar winning writer, director & video game designer. Repped for Film & TV by Anonymous Content & Iconoclast in the US. In the UK Ian Benson of The Agency London. In Ireland Assembly.
He is co-founder & creative director of Mr. Kite, currently building a life sim game called Today. Check Today's twitter for updates!
Benjamin's feature film debut just dropped on Apple+ 'Swan Song', starring Mahershala Ali, Naomie Harris, Glenn Close + Awkwafina.
Benjamin wrote and directed an interactive VR animation called 'Glimpse' starring Taron Egerton & Lucy Boynton with Mr Kite. Glimpse won awards all over the world including top prizes at at Cannes and Annecy.
Benjamin was sleeping on friends' couches in Hackney, working in a fast food shop to stay alive as he wrote, directed and edited his short film 'Stutterer'. In a surreal turn of events the film won over 30 awards including an Academy Award for best Live Action Short in 2016, a Cannes Young Director Award and a London Critic's Circle Award, launching his career.
Benjamin's short film 'Wave' featuring Jarvis Cocker premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York in 2017. Wave won 25 awards including the Irish Film and Television Award 2018 for best live action short film. Wave is on Disney+ and in The New Yorker