Paul d.h. Benedict


Pacific Northwest


Your story is in the right hands

Paul Benedict is an energetic and empathetic director with an eye for human details. It’s these details that make his work special. Whether incisively funny or deeply moving, Paul’s work stays with you.

Paul has a lightning-quick ability to distill a story or concept down to its essence, and to translate that core into an engaging story. He lights up working with talented creatives to tell those stories with fidelity and unforgettable impact.


With experience from scripted features & docu-series to national commercial spots, Paul strives for a positive, empowering set culture where both cast and crew have access to their best work.


His gift as a writer is to find the bridge between his audience and the core theme or concept. With a flexible voice, Paul has many tools in his belt. His work respects his audience while not being afraid to explore new concepts.


He is a life-long editor with the ability to find the thread in the raw footage and bring it into a coherent shape. A master of mood and pacing, Paul’s scenes are complete, engaging, and form a memorable whole.

Client Reel

A visual tour of some of Paul’s favorite client projects

Dramatic & Creative Reel

Original scripted and documentary content

Sample Projects