Included within shorts film block
Charlie & Sam
Directed by Ben Powell
United States | 15 min | 2016
In 2016, fewer than 5% of American WWII veterans remain alive. Follow 97 year old WWII Naval Aviator Charlie Edwards as he travels to meet his old squadronmate Sam Takis for a final farewell — the first time they’ll have seen each other since the end of the war.
Director, Producer, Writer
Ben hails from a musical background with a degree in Music from James Madison University. As such, he brings the artistic qualities, musical pacing, and meaningful engagement from that discipline and applies it to all the work he produces.
Ben primarily produces corporate commercial and branding videos.
Charlie & Sam is his first film.