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Benjamin is an award-winning filmmaker whose films have screened in International and Domestic Film Festivals. 


M.F.A. Film / Directing

Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema

at Steiner Studios, NYC.


Directing & Cinematography Instructor.

DFA Film Academy, New York, NY.

board member

Benjamin is a member of the

Board ​of Advisors for the renowned

Anthology Film Archives in Manhattan.

About Benjamin Orifici

Benjamin is the co-founder of the film production company, Celluloid Rain Productions, based in Brooklyn, NY and Paris, France
Benjamin is an Advisory Board Member for the Havana Film Festival New York

Benjamin is Festival Director of the New York City International Reel Film Festival located in the heart of downtown Manhattan

American Friends of the Ludwig Foundation of Cuba, Board of Advisors Member

An avid traveler, Benjamin lived in Beijing and spent years traveling through India, Tibet, China & Mongolia

Benjamin is a dual U.S. & French citizen and also holds a law degree (J.D.) from Boston University