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Even before he became a teenager, Ben Weinstein was already creating comedic content. utilizing a VHS camcorder he had borrowed. His academic journey led him to Cornell University, where he left with an impressive GPA of exactly 0.0, while developing a profound love for the art of 16mm filmmaking.
Once his university years were behind him, Ben found himself behind the camera for a string of indie movie projects, including the notable Wet Hot American Summer, starring Bradley Cooper. From there, he steered his career towards directing sketch comedy, creating engaging videos for renowned platforms like Comedy Central, IFC, FunnyOrDie, College Humor, and the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. This body of work naturally transitioned him into the realm of commercial production, shooting advertisements for big-name brands such as Geico. Bud Light. Subway, Kit Kat, Crest, among others.
In the rare moments when he isn’t behind the lens, Ben indulges in activities such as surfing, rock climbing, and teaching long form comedy improv. He is also a staunch environmental advocate, actively lighting for improved air quality in North Brooklyn and throughout New York City.
Ben calls Bushwick his home. cohabitating with 11 houseplants. In his humble opinion, some are doing quite splendidly.
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