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Ben Kempas: Director
Native Americans against an energy corporation. Will they trigger the largest dam removal ever?
Ben Kempas: Director, Co-Director of Photography
Nuclear disarmament, the Scottish way
Ben Kempas: Co-Director, Director of Cinematography
Life and death of Michael Gartenschläger
Ben Kempas: Director
Independence for Scotland? The Scottish National Party in the run-up to the first-ever elections.


Public Bio

Ben Kempas is a documentary filmmaker and cinematographer based in Munich and Edinburgh. He was a co-host of The D-Word from 2002 to 2014. Ben has been running, his documentary label, since 1994. His most recent film is UPSTREAM BATTLE, an award-winning documentary that was selected for the Toronto International Film Festival and more than 30 other festivals. Ben currently works as Producer of Marketing and Distribution for the Scottish Documentary Institute.