Ben Barnes – Film and Illustration Film and Illustration Sat, 20 May 2017 14:26:45 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Ben Barnes – Film and Illustration 32 32 Ben Barnes – Film & Illustration Tue, 09 May 2017 17:40:50 +0000 A home for the film and illustration work for Ben Barnes. It seems like I should put more in this area, but I think that the 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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Accidental Courtesy(Co-Producer, Co-Editor) Sat, 11 Mar 2017 23:27:56 +0000

Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America is a feature-length documentary on Daryl Davis, the rock-n-roll musician who befriends klansmen and other white supremacists in search of an answer to his question, “How can you hate me if you don’t even know me?”

Winner, Jury Award, 2016 South By Southwest film festival
Aired on PBS’ Independent Lens February, 2017
Watch now on Netflix:

Directed by Matt Ornstein
Produced by Noah Ornstein, Roberto Alcantara, Laurie Harris
Cinematography by Sam Gezari and Pete Castagnetti
Co-Produced and Edited by Ben Barnes and Jason Jones
Music by Menahan Street Band

Auditorium – Fire Fire Ocean Liner Wed, 25 Jan 2017 22:17:12 +0000 Music video for indie rock artist Auditorium. Premiered at the Hammer Museum May 25, as part of the Flux Screening Series. Thanks so much to Jonathan and Meg Wells.

Daughter: Rebecca Noble
Father: Todd Waring
Mother: Eve Gordon
Doctor: Brendan O’Malley
Nurse: Mona Lawrence
Orderly: Andrew Clarke
Boy: Maceo Lopes
Woodsman: Christopher Myles

Produced by Mike Grossman / Georg Kallert, Lodger Films
Directed and Edited by Ben Barnes
Cinematography by Mathew Rudenberg
Make-Up by Mažena Pukšto
Set Dressing by Caitlyn Shanahan
Practical Effects by Legacy Effects: Akihito Ikeda, Damien Fisher, Jaime Siska, Seth Hays, David Monzingo
Compositing by William Hyler

Legacy Effects Comic Con Commercial Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:22:40 +0000

Faux corporate video that premiered at the 2016 Legacy Effects Comic Con Panel
Cast: Gabriel Tigerman, Elin Adler, Pete Clarke, Carolyn Finken, Jesse Gee, Vance Hartwell, Seth Hays, Darnell Isom, Carla Monzingo, Dave Monzingo, Lon Muckey, Steven Munson, Rob Ramsdell, Alan Scott, and Won-il Song.

A Lodger Films Production
Written and directed by Ben Barnes
Production Manager: Spencer Jezewski
Cinematography: Mathew Rudenberg
Assistant Camera: John Reyes
Production Designer: Brian Mayfield
Grip & Electric: Dylan Catherina
Hair and Make Up: Natalie Rose
Sound: Ben Anderson
Sound Mix: Bobb Barito
Color: Eric Schrecongost
Visual Effects: William Hyler
Practical Effects and Props: Legacy Effects
Thank You: Engineered Magnetics, Inc.

Fish Wins at LA Comedy Festival Thu, 02 Jun 2016 21:43:41 +0000 Happy to report that Fish In A Sweater just won Best Feature Screenplay at the LA Comedy Festival, complete with a bucking donkey statue. Thank you to Lawrin and the LA Comedy Fest team.

Auditorium – Mt. Moriah Fri, 15 Apr 2016 23:06:03 +0000 Music video for indie rock artist Auditorium. Premiered on BuzzBands.LA

All instruments/vocals by Spencer Berger

Sister: Loie Arce
Brother: Izak Arce
Woman: Rebecca Noble
Man: Spencer Berger
Executive Producers: Georg Kallert, Rob Schroeder, Peter Nieves Lodger Films
Cinematography by Mathew Rudenberg
Assistant Camera: Andrew Clark, Ben Saltzman
Edited by Ben Barnes
Thank You: Cecil Rudenberg, Nicole Bigley, Oscar Arce, Jennifer Arce

Fish in a Sweater – Three Dollar Drafts Sun, 06 Sep 2015 23:17:43 +0000 The latest Fish In A Sweater short premiered at Dragon-Con in Atlanta.

Tom Chestnut: Gabriel Tigerman
Grogan Tumble: Joel Huggins
Fish McCready (Voice and Puppeteering): Ben Barnes
Big Caleb: Eric Edelstein
Bartender: Jeanne Taylor

Directed by Ben Barnes
Written by Joel Huggins and Ben Barnes
Cinematography by Mathew Rudenberg
Sound mix by Justin Scott Dixon
Featuring the music of Car Seat Headrest

JURASSIC WORLD: BUILDING THE APATOSAURUS Sat, 05 Sep 2015 23:23:10 +0000 A featurette on Legacy Effects animatronic apatosaurus from Jurassic World.

Directed and Edited by Ben Barnes
Shop Footage: James Lenouail
Interview Footage: Ben Saltzman
Shop Stills: Steven Munson
Sound Mix: Justin Scott Dixon

Carousel TV Pilot Presentation Sun, 30 Aug 2015 23:35:20 +0000

Pilot presentation for Steve Carells Carousel Television, starring Rob Heubel and featuring Rob Corddry, John Michael Higgins, Eugene Cordero and Frank Stallone.

LEGACY EFFECTS: BEHIND THE SCENES Wed, 05 Aug 2015 23:38:49 +0000

Behind-the-Scenes featurettes on Legacy Effects’ practical effects processes used on Jurassic World (above) and Terminator Genisys (below).

Directed and Edited by Ben Barnes
Shop Footage: James Lenouail
Interview Footage: Ben Saltzman
Shop Stills: Steven Munson
Sound Mix: Justin Scott Dixon