MirrorUpToNature Films

ABOUT Benny

Events

"Listen" and "Cracked" have both been selected for the 2016 Woodstock Film Festival. They will be screened at the Bearsville Theater, Woodstock, NY, on 14th October.

Thirteen-year old Benny Rendell is an actor, writer, and director. Two of his recent films have been selected for 2016 film festivals. His favorite directors include Truffaut, Hitchcock, Malick, and Lucas. When not filming, Benny can be found performing Shakespeare!

​Cracked

​A short film about a teen boy whose conspiracy theories might not be as far-fetched as they first seem.

"Listen" has been accepted for the 2016 Williamsburg International Film Festival. It will screen at 12.30pm on September 11th at the Knitting Factory, Williamsburg, NYC.

"...the purpose of playing...is to hold, as ’twere, the mirror up to nature, to show virtue her own feature, scorn her own image, and the very age and body of the time his form and pressure." Hamlet, Act 3, Sc. 2

Written and performed by AM4 (Archie Lewis-Harris and Maia Weiss), Listen is a song about teen bullying and its aftermath.

Sister

Listen

latest work

Currently in post-production, Sister is about a tween girl a long way from home, struggling to find sisterhood.