Ben O’Connor

Director, Editor,

Ben O’Connor is an award winning filmmaker whose films have been screened on television and at Film Festivals across Europe. His debut feature film Ana Begins toured the European festival circuit winning numerous awards and accolades including Best Actor at the ‘London Independent Film Festival’ and Best Actress at the ‘British Independent Film Festival’. It was also nominated for Best Uk Debut at London’s ‘East End Film Festival’.

Over the past 10 years Ben has been directing and editing fiction films, campaign films, short documentaries, music videos and live performance films working with Rufus Wainwright, Ken Loach, Tom Hardy to name a few. Ben also specialises in films for charities, (Amnesty International, Crisis) using his skills as a film director and editor to bring an emotional maturity and storytelling ability to an often sensitive subject matter.

More work by Ben
Ana Begins
Web series
Gambia Has Decided
Short Documentary
Pillow Bag
Short Film
New York Times – Opinion
Short Documentary
Bath City FC
Promo, Short Documentary
Centrepoint: Abi’s Story
Short Documentary, Awareness Campaign
If Everybody Is In
Awareness Campaign
Awareness Campaign
Climate Rights For All
Awareness Campaign
Michael Kiwanuka
Awareness Campaign
People’s Vaccines
Awareness Campaign
Blue Whales
Music video
Ten Years Of Visual

Interested in working with Ben?