“To make a film is easy; to make a good film is war. To make a very good film is a miracle.”    – Alejandro González Iñárritu

Film Reel

Should Have Brought the Damn Map 

This was a film I wrote and directed for a grad school project. The title had to have six words and only six shots could be used.

Color Grading Comparison

This video shows the coloring for film above and how the final shots were made to look later in the day, even though the entire project was shot in the same afternoon.

The Maasai

This video explains who the Maasai are and some of the challenges they face. Made for New Mission Systems International.

DIVE – Summer Internship Teaser

This video is a teaser for the summer internships for New Mission Systems International. The theme for the internships was “Dive”.


This is a promotional video I made for HIVHope, an organization that educates people all over the globe on issues relating to HIV/AIDS. 


Wedding Reel

I produced wedding films for a short time under the name Ryan Benjamin Films. These are some of the highlights.