My name is Benyamin Aki. I am a filmmaker who is looking to breaking his way in the film industry. Filmmaking is a passion of mine so I intend to work hard in any given film projects. During my time in college I have spent 1000+ hours working on film sets in positions from writing, directing, editing, production assistant, assistant camera, and so on. I am also a cool relaxed individual who can work under stressful situations. By having my on your team I can guarantee you satisfaction in my work.


3/16 – 4/16

Writer Dead and Breakfast

Film (Short) — Compass College of Cinematic Arts Details
3/16 – 4/16

Helped write the script along with other writers.

3/16 – 4/16

Production Assistant Dead and Breakfast

Film (Short) — Compass College of Cinematic Arts Details
3/16 – 4/16

Mainly assisting the art director as an art production assistant. Main responsibilities included were in charge of props, helped decorate the set, and performed numerous tasks asked by my art director.

6/15 – 7/15

Second Assistant Camera From The Shadows

Film (Theatrical) — Shadow Tree Pictures Details
6/15 – 7/15

Assisting both 1st AC and DP in retrieving camera equipment for them, setting up camera equipment, and positioning camera according to the specifications of the DP.

6/14 – 6/14

Grip Stereoscope

Film (Short) — Compass College of Cinematic Arts Details
6/14 – 6/14

Setting up lighting equipment, rigs, and other necessary equipment for the lighting set up.


  • Benyamin Aki Demo Reel 2014


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Class of '16

Compass College of Cinematic Arts

Bachelors Degree


  • Compass College Of Cinematic Arts
  • Magnet Management


  • Directing
  • Writing
  • Script Coverage
  • grip
  • Production Assistant