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Ben is a film and theatre maker with an emphasis on overlooked stories of hope and resilience, and humanity's relationship to the natural world. He wrote, directed, and co-starred in the ultrareal psychological thriller HIDE, about the nuances of gaslighting and intimate partner violence. The film toured America for Domestic Violence Awareness Month, is partnered with One Love Foundation, and endorsed by the National Domestic Violence Hotline. Ben is currently producing THE MISSING PIECE, Executive Produced by Jason Momoa, and recently co-directed the dramatic short TYPE 1 with Anthony Rapp, starring Mary Wiseman and partnered with T1 International for National Diabetes Month. He's a current Humanitas New Voices Semifinalist, a two-time Nicholl Top 50 Finalist, and his screenplays have won the Austin Film Festival and Launchpad Screenwriting Competitions. Ben attended Tufts University and the British American Drama Academy, and is a dual citizen with Canada.

HIDE
psychological thriller
wri/dir: Ben

THE MISSING PEACE Ben Samuels Jason Momoa

THE MISSING PEACE

dramatic short
prod: Ben

exec prod: Jason Momoa

TYPE 1 Ben Samuels Director Mary Wiseman Anthony Rapp

TYPE 1
dramatic short
dir: Ben & An
thony Rapp

ATTILA Ben Samuels Director Vladimir Versailles

ATTILA

one act play/dramatic short
wri/adaptation: Ben

dir: Ben & Oliver Samuels

RISE UP Ben Samuels Director Music Video Caleb Minter

RISE UP

music video
dir: Ben

WAY UP Ben Samuels Director

WAY UP
dramatic short
wri/dir: Ben & Oliver Samuels

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TWO RIVERS

short doc
shot and cut: Ben

DISINFORMATION Ben Samuels Director Music Video Sian Michele

DISINFORMATION
music video
dir: Ben

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OK
music video
dir: Ben

WASTED Ben Samuels Director Music Video Sam Drysdale

WASTED
music video
dir: Ben

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