Ben Bouvier-Farrell is an emerging writer/director who's passion is scripted comedy. He is based in Sydney, Australia. His latest short film, Sleepless in Santa Monica had it's world premier at the 2019 Austin Film Festival and is currently on the festival circuit.
He is aiming to move into long-form scripted series and is currently in post-production on a five-part web series titled Hit The Ground Running. The series stars Carlo Ritchie (The Bear Pack), Ruby Blinkhorn, Nazeem Hussain and is set to be released in 2020.
Following a successful internship at Spectrum Films (Fox Studios Australia) Ben started his first role as a Production Assistant on feature film, Gods of Egypt. He then worked as a Production Assistant at Soundfirm during the production of Hacksaw Ridge, Lion and Dance Academy.
Over the last two years, Ben has been in London working on Youtube Series PAQ for Kyra TV. This was an extremely fast paced role, where Ben worked on editorial and branded episodes of PAQ, with a number receiving over one million views.
Ben decided to return to Sydney to pivot towards scripted projects and execute his upcoming web-series.