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Ben Barnes – Director

A home for the narrative, music and documentary work of Ben Barnes. It seems like I should put more in this area, but I think that first sentence pretty much sums it up. At least you’re still here, reading this anyway. Thanks for that. You’re good people.

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Faux corporate video that premiered at the 2016 Legacy Effects Comic Con Panel

Happy to report that Fish In A Sweater just won Best Feature Screenplay at the LA Comedy Festival, complete with ...

Music video for indie rock artist Auditorium. Premiered at the Hammer Museum May 25, as part of the ...

Music video for indie rock artist Auditorium. Premiered on BuzzBands.LA All instruments/vocals by Spencer Berger Sister: Loie Arce ...

The latest Fish In A Sweater short premiered at Dragon-Con in Atlanta and 70,000+ views on facebook. Tom ...

A featurette on Legacy Effects’ animatronic apatosaurus from Jurassic World. Directed and Edited by Ben Barnes Shop Footage: ...

Pilot presentation for Steve Carell’s Carousel Television, starring Rob Heubel and featuring Rob Corddry, John Michael Higgins, Eugene Cordero ...

Behind-the-Scenes featurette on the three practical effects processes that were used to make terminators for Terminator: Genisys – ...

Two-part music video for Oakland/Cincinnati band WHY?. Starring John Walcutt, Cashel O’Malley, Shannon Holmes and Melody Garren. Cinematography: ...

A short film adapted from a one-man show by Brendan O’Malley. You looked up at me from underneath ...

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Short film starring Michael Gonzales, Zoe Crook and Matt Dallas.

Series of music videos for multimedia star Shane Dawson.    

Series of commercials for augmented-reality company Zappar and their “Bunnymail” service. Starring Morgan Gillio and Joel Huggins Directed ...

A routine traffic stop turns into an orgy of confession and crime! Official selection, Jim Henson’s Puppets on ...

A one-take music video of a group of survivors, and WHY?, under siege. Starring Burke Burns, Jared Poe, ...

Here are some selections from a series of short film promos for Coheed and Cambria’s No World For Tomorrow. 

Music promo for Sony/BMG featuring the ear worm that took over 2007, “Young Folks.”

Fish’s nightmares have him in fits, so Tumble and Chestnut dive into Fish’s dream to eradicate the beast! ...

Here’s a series of 30- & 45-second promos for Busdriver’s RoadKillOvercoat, all strung together.