Ben Dowden (BD Films) Freelance Member

A Bristol based filmmaker and cameraman.

Member Bio

With 20 years professional experience as a self employed film maker, Ben has worked extensively with musicians, models, actors, dancers, choreographers, designers, sound engineers, animators and fine artists, as well as brands and studios. His work has taken him all over the world.

BD has been commissioned to create work for a wide range of clients, from Aardman Animations to Sadlers Wells.

His Youtube channel (link below) has received over 148 million views and attracted over 195,000 subscribers (being awarded the Silver Play Button).

On completion of his first class degree in 2000 he was awarded the Roger Cranshaw Memorial prize for a student whose work ‘most exhibits qualities of imagination and originality, and is least confined by orthodoxy’ from the University of the West of England

Ben continues to create both personal and professional film, with his visual and editing style being applied to short films, fashion films, music videos, promos, and documentaries.