The Seattle International Film Festival has given The Painted Girl (6 minute version) its Wavemaker Award, the grand prize for filmmakers 18 and under. This was Ben's fifth film in SIFF. The previous four films entered via the Seattle Times/SIFF Three-Minute Masterpiece Contest.
Stills and Production Photos from BAIL
January 10, 2016
The Seattle Times: "A Mini-Movie Master: A Former Winner of the 3-Minute Masterpiece Contest Goes on to Bigger Things"