I align creative vision with funding to recruit the best team for the project. Depending on project scope, I’ve served as Executive Producer, Line Producer, or Field Producer under my Bay Area Pictures banner and thrive on producing compelling stories.

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Directing is the unique marriage of technical knowledge, performance sensitivity, and superb storytelling. I live at this intersection daily and consistently strive to tell the most impactful story possible, whether unscripted corporate testimonials or scripted independent films.

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Short fiction. Corporate video scripts. Personal essays. Screenplays. Narration. Longform fiction. I write the stories that I’d like to read, see, or hear. And I take my creative writing and screenwriting principles and apply them to commissioned, corporate stories wherever possible. 

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“Ben is an excellent partner for small and mid-size businesses who want to attract customers and expand their markets. His films focus on telling a story, engaging the audience, and creating a positive experience for the viewer. Ben doesn't only make great films, but he takes a strategic approach, looking at the whole picture of one's business goals. It is pleasure to work with someone like Ben who has such high integrity, is consistently thorough, and committed to quality.”

- Melissa Lamson, President & CEO, Lamson Consulting


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