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Ben W.

Austin, TX, USA

$750 - $1250 / Day

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Top Services

  • Production Company

  • Documentary DP

  • Fixer



  • 2K video camera
  • 4K video camera


  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic


  • Lighting kit
  • Stabilizer

About Ben

Ben Wu is a documentary director and cinematographer based in Austin, TX. He is a two time Student Academy Award winner in the documentary category, as well as one of the directors of In Transit, which won the Documentary Feature jury award at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2015. His films have screened across the country and internationally. Ben is co founder of Lost & Found Films, a non-fiction film/video production company. Along with his creative partner David Usui, they created and produced the critically acclaimed web documentary series "This Must Be The Place," of which 5 have been Vimeo staff picks. His commercial and documentary work has appeared on PBS, NY Times, The Atlantic, Al Jazeera, MTV, Vice, and others. Ben is a graduate of UC San Diego and received his MA in Documentary Film and Video from Stanford University.

Top Projects

  • In Transit

    • Documentary DP

    Co-Director/Shooter on feature doc "In Transit", special jury prize at Tribeca FF in 2015

  • Ford - The Style Test

    • Production Company

    Co-directed/produced/shot/edited this piece for Ford for the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid

  • Mercedes Benz- Nature's Hum

    • Production Company

    Co-directed/Produced/Shot/Edited this short documentary on the fascinating story of musician Linda Perhacs for MB, an arts/documentary video series for Mercedes Benz.

All Services


  • Fixer
  • Production Company

Production Support

  • Field Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • Commercial DP
  • Documentary DP


  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary

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