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BEN CHILDS

FILM & VIDEO

About Ben

An award-winning director, as well as a writer, producer and actor. Ben's New Zealand Film School graduation short, Birdsong (2013), set a new standard as the first graduation film to be selected for an overseas festival, and went on to win 'Best Foreign Film' at Indie Fest USA. Birdsong was also selected for Australia's Sandfly International Film Festival, Uni Shorts International Student Film Festival, and screened in New Zealand, Hollywood, Sydney and Bogota. Ben's follow-up Space Trash Men (2015) is a Sci-Fi short film starring Jeffrey Thomas (The Hobbit, Spartacus), Will Robertson (Girl vs. Boy, Fresh Meat), and oscar nominee Sally Kirkland (Bruce Almighty, JFK). Space Trash Men was nominated for the Special Jury Award at the prestigious Show Me Shorts international film festival.

Following Birdsong and Space Trash Men, Ben is now developing a children's adventure/fantasy short film, and also using Dr. Robert Marchand's Character Based Improvisation process to develop a micro-budget feature film, He also works as videographer for companies like Storypark and Tandem Studios, and writes for life-style website Neat Places.

Services / Rates

Alongside directing and producing my own projects, I also work as a videographer. I have a range of experience, including:

  • Marketing strategy and management
  • Corporate video production
  • Help Centre video content
  • Vox Pops
  • Video testimonials

VISIT MY VIDEOGRAPHY PAGE FOR MORE INFO

 

 

CONTACT BEN

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Ben Childs

(+64) 27-349-5184

contact@benchilds.co.nz

Miramar, Wellington

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