Aaron Moorhead

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Aaron Moorhead
Aaron Scott Moorhead, Festival de Sitges 2017.jpg
Born
Aaron Scott Moorhead

(1987-03-03) March 3, 1987 (age 34)
OccupationFilm director
Years active2012–present

Aaron Scott Moorhead (born March 3, 1987) is an American film director, producer, cinematographer, editor, and actor.[1] He is best known for his work with creative partner Justin Benson.

Life and career[edit]

Moorhead grew up in Tarpon Springs and attended Palm Harbor University High School.[2]

His partnership with writer and producer Justin Benson generated two critically acclaimed feature films, 2012 horror Resolution[3] and 2014 romantic body horror film Spring, which premiered at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.[4] In both, Moorhead acts as co-director, producer and director of photography.

His work with Benson can also be found in the segment "Bonestorm" of the American anthology horror film V/H/S: Viral.[5]

Their film The Endless, which premiered in competition at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2017, and was acquired for distribution in 2018 by Well Go USA Entertainment.[6]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Director Producer Editor DoP Notes
2012 Resolution Yes Yes Yes Yes Role: Aaron
2014 V/H/S: Viral Yes Yes Yes Yes Segment "Bonestorm"
2014 Spring Yes Yes Yes Yes
2017 The Endless Yes Yes Yes Yes Role: Aaron
2019 Synchronic Yes Yes Yes Yes
After Midnight No Yes No No
2020 She Dies Tomorrow No Yes No No
2022 Something in the Dirt Yes Yes Yes Yes

Television[edit]

Year Title Notes
2020 The Twilight Zone Episode "8"
2022 Moon Knight 2 episodes
2022 Archive 81 2 episodes

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Debruge, Peter (2015-01-02). "10 Directors to Watch: 'Spring' Duo Benson and Moorhead Break the Mold". Variety. Retrieved 2015-03-21.
  2. ^ A junior at Palm Harbor University High School, Aaron Moorhead
  3. ^ Pattern, Dominic (15 August 2012). "Tribeca Film Picks Up 'Resolution'". Retrieved 26 June 2014.
  4. ^ Barton, Steve (15 August 2012). "Spring Sprung in March". Retrieved 26 June 2014.
  5. ^ Pattern, Dominic (15 August 2012). "TIFF Adds Ethan Hawke, Robert Kenner Docs, Announces Masters, Midnight Madness and Vanguard Programs". Retrieved 26 June 2014.
  6. ^ Busch, Anita (2017-05-01). "'The Endless' Acquired For Distribution Out Of Tribeca By Well Go USA". Deadline. Retrieved 2017-07-30.

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