BlackAuk is a content production company founded by Benedict Campbell and based in New York City. Benedict studied film & television at New York University. His short film, Lloyd Neck, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and screened at film festivals around the world.
A dual-citizen of the United States and Italy, Benedict recently completed The Watch & The War, a short documentary about the rare wristwatch of a naval intelligence officer during WWII. He is in post-production on
A Quaker Sound, a short film about a contemporary Quaker teenager and his grandmother.
Benedict's interest in filmmaking grew from working in the darkroom and using film cameras to shoot stills. He shoots primarily on medium format 120mm film using a Mamiya 7 or Mamiya C330. Many of the images are printed photo-chemically in a color lab at 16x20 inches.