Winner! Best Short at The Ava Gardner Film festival!!
Official Selection at numerous festivals including The Kent FF, Magnolia FF, NC Comedy Arts Festival, The Strange Beauty FF and Captain Zorikh's New York City FF.
Ben P. was also selected to run at the beginning of a major first run release at all Cine-Barre theaters!
Here's a day in the life of our friend Ben. He is a mischievous 12 year old who lives more inside his brain than outside in the real world.
Based on a true story, everything happened exactly as you see it in this film. It is real time also, so it all happened in 11 minutes and 25 seconds.
Produced by BeeryMedia.com
Cast and crew - Ben Mercer, Maggie West, Michel Barbachán, Dawn Swartz, Ish Abdelkhalek, Nic Beery, Simon Beery, Mike Harris, Jim McQuaid, Bill Elias, Ben Turney, Sarah Huck, Anna Huck, Pam Huck, Patti Mercer, The Swartz Girls, John Millbank, and the gang at the new hope Valley Railroad.
Mind bogglingly good music by Twink, Crispy Bess, and Erich Lieth.
Ben and the rest of us hope you enjoy this Dill Pickle Cut.