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Benjamin Pollack Net Worth is
$400,000

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Benjamin Pollack can be an award-winning movie director/screenwriter/editor with an MFA in Filmmaking through the American Film Institute. As an attribute film movie director, Pollack won Best Movie director at the LA Independent Television Event (ITV Fest) for his directorial debut, the independent comedy/horror feature Dark Space Theatre. The film also earned Best Humor Feature in the First Glimpse Film Event in Philadelphia, and was nominated for Greatest Narrative Feature and Greatest Horror feature in the Rome International Film Event and Shockerfest, respectively. Pollack has directed, shot and edited more than 60 music video clips and spent some time working with musical performers such as for example Garry Beers and Ciaran Gribbin (INXS) Mike Krompass (Smash Mouth area) Daniel Ash (Bauhaus / Like and Rockets) Matt Zarley and many more. A member from the WGA, Pollack’s feature screenplay, Deceased After Tomorrow took the very best Horror Feature Screenplay Award at Shriekfest, the LA Horror/Sci-Fi Film and Screenplay Festival, and Best Screenplay in the prestigious Eerie Horror Film Festival. His humor screenplay Blue Match Assassins was a finalist in the Slamdance Film Event as well as the Beverly Hillsides Film Event. His screenplay Welcome to Chinatown was a finalist in the SoCal Separate Film Festival, the fantastic Lakes International Film Celebration, the Eerie Horror Film Celebration, and had taken 2nd place on the Golden Brad Honours. Furthermore to writing and directing, Pollack can be an accomplished film manufacturer. He has created movies at AFI with celebrity Amanda Seyfried (Words to Juliet, Mamma Mia, Alpha Pup) with Film & Music Entertainment with experienced manufacturer, John Daly (The Terminator, Platoon, THE FINAL Emperor). Pollack also created the multi-award-winning feature, The Garage area, and was the only real manufacturer of his primary feature film, Dark Area Theater. As an editor, Pollack continues to be nominated for just two ACE Eddie Awards. He edited the feature film Performed, starring Val Kilmer and Gabriel Byrne, and he also edited these feature The Garage area, which screened in over 80 celebrations and received over 50 honours and nominations. While at AFI, Pollack held a chair over the Fellows Advisory Council for just two years, and served in AFI’s Curriculum Review Committee. He was honored two prestigious creation grants for every of his thesis movies, the FotoKem Prize as well as the Fuji Filmmakers Prize, and was nominated by AFI’s Faculty for course valedictorian.

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#Fact
1Born in Philadelphia, PA, and is a graduate of Temple University with a B.A. in Theatre. He played the lead in "Scapino" there.
2Is a member of the WGA.
3Both of his parents were opera singers.
4Loves dogs, and has rescued many of them.
5Is an accomplished cook.
6Published a book called "Filmmaking: From Script through Distribution" in 2010, based on his experience writing, directing and editing his first feature film, Dark Room Theater (2009). He also wrote some of the music for the film, including the theme song.
7Is a Universal Life minister, and officiates weddings.
8In 6th grade, he won a public speaking contest, played Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof, and got a standing ovation for his role as Harold Hill in The Music Man. It was a big year.
9Was taught by Cheryl Hines at The Groundlings.
10Is the voice of the Disney Diamond Collection DVD promo.
11Was close friends with Zalman King and Ian Copeland. Is friends with and works with William Goodrum, composer for "There's Something About Mary," "Stuck On You," "Me Myself and Irene," and "Heartbreak Kid.".
12Broke his back, was paralyzed from the waist down, and was told by doctors that he'd never walk again. He learned to walk again.
13Once worked for a singing telegram company.
14Was a member of a comedy troupe called Loose Change in Philadelphia and NYC.
15Once got rear-ended on the 405 by Hayley Hasselhoff, the daughter of David Hasselhoff.
16Used to own a gym in Manhattan Beach called The Personal Training Center.
17Favorite television shows include Seinfeld, Family Guy, South Park, The Simpsons, Hell's Kitchen, Breaking Bad, and anything about UFOs.
18Acted in a comedy skit for the Writers Guild Awards show with Pat Morita.
19Taught television commercial acting at Weist-Barron in NYC.
20Winner "Best Screenplay 2011" at Eerie Horror Film Festival for the original screenplay, Dead After Tomorrow.
21Winner, "Best Director" 2009 Los Angeles Independent Television Festival.
22MFA from American Film Institute.

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Wizardream2017filming
Not All Who Wander Are Lost2017Video short
Daniel Ash: Flame On2015Video short
The Weight of Blood and Bones2015Short
Trust Me2012Video short
Dark Room Theater2009
My Son's Wedding to My Sister-in-Law2009Documentary short
Existence2006Short
Gypsies, Tramps & Thieves2006Short
Played2006
The Garage2006
Skal2004Short

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Not All Who Wander Are Lost2017Video short producer
Daniel Ash: Flame On2015Video short producer
Hopeful Romantic2015Short producer
Silk2014Short producer
Dark Room Theater2009producer
Gypsies, Tramps & Thieves2006Short executive producer
The Garage2006co-associate producer: post-production
Moonpie2006executive producer

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Not All Who Wander Are Lost2017Video short
Daniel Ash: Flame On2015Video short
Hopeful Romantic2015Short
Trust Me2012Video short
Dark Room Theater2009

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Not All Who Wander Are Lost2017Video short
Daniel Ash: Flame On2015Video short
Dark Room Theater2009written by
James Bond Jr.1991TV Series writer - 2 episodes

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Silk2014ShortHowzer
Dark Room Theater2009Devil

Cinematographer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Not All Who Wander Are Lost2017Video short studio segments
Daniel Ash: Flame On2015Video short

Visual Effects

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Ghostmaker2012visual effects artist
Dark Room Theater2009visual effects artist

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Stage 52009TV SeriesHimself

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2009FirstGlance AwardPhiladelphia FirstGlance Film FestivalBest Comedy FeatureDark Room Theater (2009)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2005EddieAmerican Cinema Editors, USAStudent CategoryAmerican Film Institute (Los Angeles, California).
2004EddieAmerican Cinema Editors, USAStudent CategoryAmerican Film Institute (Los Angeles, California).

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