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Your Documentary People

Welcome to, my label for documentary films and services since 1994. We are a small independent company based in Germany and Scotland, making documentaries and providing services to other documentary producers.

I always love to hear from you, no matter if you are interested in a film, want to book our crew, or would just like to meet for a pint of Guinness. Just drop me a line on our Contact or Facebook pages.



Ben Kempas

Camera Crews
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We provide experienced SD and HD documentary crews as well as editing solutions to other production companies and broadcasters from around the world.

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The D-Word

Ben is a co-host of The D-Word, the worldwide community of documentary professionals.

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33 Festivals and 3 Awards

Following its North American Premiere at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival, Ben's latest documentary played at more than 30 festivals around the world.

UPSTREAM BATTLE received the Grand Jury Prize in the Environmental Film category at the Santa Cruz Film Festival as well as the OSCE-sponsored Human Rights Award at the Dokufest in Kosovo.

The documentary, produced by Joachim Schroeder for Preview Production, also won Best Environmental Film at a Czech festival and reached a second place in Anchorage, Alaska.

In addition, UPSTREAM BATTLE was one of four films nominated for the Al Gore Reel Current Award. The former Vice President himself watched the nominated documentaries.

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