Justin Benson (director)

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Justin Benson
Justin Benson, Festival de Sitges 2017.jpg
Born (1983-06-09) June 9, 1983 (age 35)
San Diego, California, US[1]
Occupation Film director, screenwriter, actor, producer, editor
Years active 2012–present

Justin Benson (born June 9, 1983) is an American director, writer, actor, and producer.[1]


Benson wrote the 2013 critically acclaimed horror film Resolution and directed it with his filmmaking partner Aaron Scott Moorhead.[2][3] Their directorial work can also be found in the anthology film V/H/S: Viral in the segment entitled "Bonestorm", and the 2014 romantic body horror film Spring, which Benson also wrote.[4][5][6] Spring premiered at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, and was publicly praised by both Richard Linklater and Guillermo Del Toro.[7][8][9] In 2017 he wrote, co-directed and starred alongside Moorhead in the science-fiction horror film The Endless, which premiered at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival.[10] The Endless will be released theatrically in North America in 2018 by Well Go USA.[11]



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