Showreel October 2013 from Ben Garfield on Vimeo.

Showreel

Music: “The Bold Arrow of Time” by Tame Impala.

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Homey

Homey is a short film funded by Ex-Animo as part of the Roundhouse Online Film Fund. It was shot at Grafton Primary School in Holloway, North London and features a combined cast of over 100 of the school’s pupils. “Brilliant. Pure cinema.” – Jay Rayner, BBC’s ‘The One Show’. “Deftly shot and edited … brimming […]

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Shakespeare Schools Festival: Jenner Park Primary School

This is one of three films I produced / directed / edited for the Shakespeare Schools Festival to help them with their recruitment drive for 2014.   Credits Producer / Director / Editor – Ben Garfield Cinematographer / Colour Grader – Guy Gotto Sound Recordist – Dom Corbisiero Original Score  – Matt Kelly Sound Mix […]

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Modern Conversation

Winner: People’s Choice Award in the Dave Comedy Festival Show us Your Comedy Shorts competition 2013; Guardian Top Pick Promo Films for Edinburgh Fringe 2013 This sketch, written and performed by comedy troupe Mixed Doubles, was originally commissioned by Egg London to show off the nightclub’s potential as a filming location. It went on to […]

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London at Night

Inspired by the magnificent opening scene to Woody Allen’s “Manhattan” (1971), “London at Night” aims to capture the myriad wonders of a great metropolis in just 90 seconds – a nigh on impossible task for it’s narrator… It made it’s big screen debut at the Barbican as part of the official selection for the Framed […]

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IdeasMNRun from Inua Ellams on Vimeo.

Midnight Run

I covered this unique event as a videographer. The Midnight Run is led by Inua Ellams and takes place at cities all over the world, running from dusk till dawn. Its participants (the runners) explore the city at night, wondering through its streets and taking part in a number of activities.  

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The Greatest Dog Show on Earth from Encounters SFF on Vimeo.

The Greatest Dog Show on Earth

I caught up with Nick Park and co to talk about “The Greatest Dog Show on Earth”, a hugely popular exhibition of Gromit sculptures in Bristol painted by prominent local and international artists. The film was made for Inside Encounters, the official blog for Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival 2013, for which I worked […]

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Subculture Sage – Overly Dead

Credits: Director – Ben Garfield Producer – Helen MacKenzie Cinematography – Guy Gotto Editor – Qasim Arshad Colourist – Jamie Welsh 1st A/C & additional footage – Will De Villiers Graphics – Claire Pinegar Runner – Amy Maclellan With thanks to Molinare    

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LSA – More or Less Equal

Credits Producer / Editor – Jonah Klein Director of Photography – Ben Garfield Art Director – Alex Thirlwell Art Assistant: Liz Bishop Colour Grade – Dino Dimopoulos  

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Showreel

Music: “The Bold Arrow of Time” by Tame Impala.

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Homey

Homey is a short film funded by Ex-Animo as part of the Roundhouse Online Film Fund. It was shot at Grafton Primary School in Holloway, North London and features a combined cast of over 100 of the school’s pupils. “Brilliant. Pure cinema.” – Jay Rayner, BBC’s ‘The One Show’. “Deftly shot and edited … brimming […]

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Shakespeare Schools Festival: Jenner Park Primary School

This is one of three films I produced / directed / edited for the Shakespeare Schools Festival to help them with their recruitment drive for 2014.   Credits Producer / Director / Editor – Ben Garfield Cinematographer / Colour Grader – Guy Gotto Sound Recordist – Dom Corbisiero Original Score  – Matt Kelly Sound Mix […]

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Shakespeare Schools Festival: Parayhouse School

This is one of three films I produced / directed / edited for the Shakespeare Schools Festival to help them with their recruitment drive for 2014.   Credits Producer / Director / Editor – Ben Garfield Cinematographer / Colour Grader – Guy Gotto Sound Recordist – Dom Corbisiero Original Score  – Matt Kelly Sound Mix […]

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Shakespeare Schools Festival: Voyager Academy

This is one of three films I produced / directed / edited for the Shakespeare Schools Festival to help them with their recruitment drive for 2014.   Credits Producer / Director / Editor – Ben Garfield Cinematographer / Colour Grader – Guy Gotto Sound Recordist – Dom Corbisiero Original Score  – Matt Kelly Sound Mix […]

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Philips – Bright Spots Phase 2 – Argos

I shot the “behind the scenes” footage for this corporate film, produced by Flickering Wall.

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Modern Conversation

Winner: People’s Choice Award in the Dave Comedy Festival Show us Your Comedy Shorts competition 2013; Guardian Top Pick Promo Films for Edinburgh Fringe 2013 This sketch, written and performed by comedy troupe Mixed Doubles, was originally commissioned by Egg London to show off the nightclub’s potential as a filming location. It went on to […]

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London at Night

Inspired by the magnificent opening scene to Woody Allen’s “Manhattan” (1971), “London at Night” aims to capture the myriad wonders of a great metropolis in just 90 seconds – a nigh on impossible task for it’s narrator… It made it’s big screen debut at the Barbican as part of the official selection for the Framed […]

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Midnight Run

I covered this unique event as a videographer. The Midnight Run is led by Inua Ellams and takes place at cities all over the world, running from dusk till dawn. Its participants (the runners) explore the city at night, wondering through its streets and taking part in a number of activities.  

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