Photo by Mao Sakurada Reich

Photo by Mao Sakurada Reich

Benjamin Michel is a prominent artist in film and photography. He is an illustrious writer/director and a visionary cinematographer. He’s become known for creating beautifully poetic imagery coupled with imaginative storytelling. He’s garnered praise at acclaimed film festivals and produced content for companies such as PBS, and Berkeley Repertory Theatre. He’s also collaborated with celebrated music artists such as Pras Michel of the Fugees and Malik Yusef.

As a photographer, his work has been featured in gallery exhibitions and published in The New York Times. Benjamin’s unique style can be attributed to his cultural experience as a Haitian-American and love for world cinema. Growing up, he was exposed to a wide variety of cultures and ideas that indelibly shaped his artistry. He has a passion to create and tell stories previously untold or understated. And his thought provoking work will catch any audience’s attention.