01.

Homestead

Currently in the festival circuit.

02.

Death of Childhood

Official Selection: SCAD Savannah Film Festival

03.

Martha

Official Selection: Summer in the South Film Festival, Official Selection: Atlanta Student Film Festival

04.

Kalos

Best Director & Best Short Film: Student EMMY Awards, Best Student Short: Miami Independent Film Festival, Official Selection: Rome International Film Festival

05.

Corpse Reviver

An ignorant bartender discovers his father has been turned into a zombie and has to mix an impossible cocktail for him...or else.

06.

A Snail Can Take Down a Starfish

On the last day of summer break in 1999, an outcast boy attempts to help a girl overcome her fear of swimming.

McKinley Benson was born on January 6, 1999 in Los Angeles, California. He graduated from SCAD Atlanta in 2020 with a BFA in Film & Television. He is a writer and director best known for Death of Childhood (2020), Homestead (2020), and Martha (2019). As a director, he frequently collaborated with Enzo Hui, co-founder of Room 330 Productions. Their film, Kalos (2018), won two Student Emmy awards for Best Direction and Best Short Film.

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