As an Ottawa-based Cinematographer and Director, I’ve worked for over 10 years with a variety of clients and production teams in many settings, from studio sets to remote locations across Canada, the USA, Hong Kong and China.
Name: Ben Hoskyn
Lives in: Ottawa, Canada
Company: Space Tigers Inc.
Occupation: Director, Director of Photography, Camera Operator and Cinematographer
8 Minutes Ahead
Film by Space Tigers Inc. (Drama) Director / Producer When their dying father makes a sudden change to his will, two half-brothers from different worlds - one a Hong Kong labourer, the other a Vancouver businessman - must decide what they value most - money or family.
Film by Wet Umbrella (Comedy) Camera Operator Tessa and Marie, two sisters, move back home with their Mom and devoutly Catholic Nonna (Grandmother.) The sisters' broken relationship turns into a tug-of-war to be the most important, most precious, and most loved family member in the house. Mom and Nonna are forced to leave home to escape the fighting. With the sisters alone, things go from bad to worse and they're finally forced to face up and reconcile their special sisterly relationship.
One World Kitchen
Television by Gusto TV (Reality-TV) Camera Operator
The Buckley Brothers
Film (short) by Rachelle Casseus (Comedy, Drama and Short) Colorist A glimpse into the life of two farm boys, Sam and Seb Buckley. One is black and the other is white. They are identical twins.
Like A Boss
Film (short) by Nick Dolinski Cinematographer
Rites of Spring
Film by Peter O'Rourke (Adventure and Drama) Cinematographer, Co-Producer
What Can('t) I Say?
Film (short) by Matt Joyce (Comedy, Drama and Short) Cinematographer An aspiring writer gets rejected by a girl and subsequently delves into a journal entry that will ultimately express, materialize and free him from his neuroses and fears. Putting his dreams to rest.
Television (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Associate Producer The Treepot Cliffhanger is a collaborative feature film project. Six filmmakers will each make a chapter of a story over a one year period.
Film (Documentary, Adventure and Biography) Cinematographer One woman, one horse and 6,000+km of Canada to cross.
Film (short) by Mackenzie MacBride (Drama, Fantasy, Music and Short) Cinematographer When the professionals don't have the answers about how to say goodbye to a musician she loved, Mackenzie uses her imagination to find salvation. With the help of a host of child angels, Mackenzie throws herself a party that puts a kitschy new spin on the genre of an old fashioned spiritual revival. Covered in the soot and scars that living plasters on us all, and singing their own Outsider Music revivalist hymn, the characters explore life's invisible cycles of beginnings and endings. They discover that sometimes music is the best remedy of all.
Revenge of the Hunted
Film (short) by Aaron Floresco (Drama and Short) Cinematographer A twenty-something woman, Karin, tries to move on with her life after getting out of an abusive relationship. Her ex, Ryan, doesn't want things to end and moves along with her every step of the way. Trying to ignore Ryan while on a date, Karin decides that she must confront her stalker.