About

 Great Auk

Great Auk

BlackAuk, LLC is a content company founded by Benedict Campbell and based in New York City. Benedict is a writer and director focused on fictional dramas for short and feature films. His interest in filmmaking grew from photography and he studied film & television at New York University. 

His short film, Lloyd Neck, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and screened at 20 international film festivals. The film won Best Director at the HollyShorts Festival. His short documentary, The Watch & The War, premiered on the watch news website hodinkee.com. His film A Quaker Sound screened at the 2017 Provincetown Film Festival.

Benedict is a member of the Bronx Filmmakers Collective and was a Teaching Artist at The Ghetto Film School. He recently completed The High Bridge, a short film based on his feature script about a young father. He is developing The High Bridge as a feature film.