Ben Kiviat

Ben Kiviat

Originally from Monroe, New York, Ben graduated from the School of Visual Arts in 2011 with a BFA in Film, with concentrations in screenwriting and editing. In his senior year, he was offered a position at Prime Focus as a Data Operator where he worked for the next five years. There, he was able to hone his skills as a technician and editor, doing QC work for IFC Films, A&E, and Criterion.

Ben is also a self-taught 2D Compositor, specializing particularly in beauty work, object removal, and rotoscoping. Since 2012, he has freelanced for major clients such as Beats by Dre and Lego.

Ben came to Final Frame in 2016, combining these technical and creative skills as a graphics and online editor. He was recently credited for his work on Do Not Resist, which won Best Documentary Feature at the Tribeca Film Festival.