Calvin Bender

Calvin Bender

A Calvin Bender Film

Author, filmmaker and screenwriter in Orlando, Florida

About Calvin

Calvin Bender, a Texas native, is a dynamic and energetic creative drama and science fiction writer for film and television. He grew up during the 80s in Sweetwater, TX in a turbulent household, that was full of drama (and trauma perhaps?) for him and his two younger brothers. Calvin now uses the struggles he faced surviving an abusive home life to enrich the creativity and authenticity in crafting his drama and science fiction stories.

After graduating High School, Calvin joined the Marine Corps. His service experience taught him how to persevere through stressful situations. It was after he was saved in early 2000 that Calvin self-published a memoir titled My Journey of Life with God. Commercially, it wasn't a success; however, it taught him a lot about himself, and he found his true calling - writing. Calvin enrolled at Ashford University as an English major before transferring to Full Sail University where he earned his BFA degree in Creative Writing for Entertainment.

Since going to Full Sail, Calvin has written a feature film on domestic violence called Virulent with his writing partner Christian Rousseau. He plans to direct and produce the movie. Calvin has also written and self-published a science fiction book titled Aberration: The Coming Change and is developing the story into a screenplay for the big screen. Finally, Calvin has a production company in the works and plans on writing, directing, and producing a sci-fi drama series called "Supernal" about an ambitious teenage girl who becomes supernatural.

Name: Calvin Bender

Lives in: Orlando, Florida

Company: A Calvin Bender Film

Occupation: Author, Filmmaker and Screenwriter

Unique traits: Never liked English in High School


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    So Fast (2018)
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  • God Said?

    God Said? (2015)
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  • Full Sail University (Winter Park, FL)

  • Full Sail University (Winter Park, FL)

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  • Since: September 2015
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