Ben Smith is an Executive Creative Director and Director at The Mill, New York.
A Design graduate of Glasgow School of Art, Ben joined the Mill as a VFX artist in the early 2000’s. There he worked on numerous award winning collaborations with top directors like Chris Cunningham, Frank Budgen, Johnny Hardstaff and was VFX supervisor on the Adweek spot of the decade, Coca Cola Balloons, with Nicolai Fuglsig.
In his current roles at the Mill NY, Ben oversees a broad range of work to ensure creative quality, as well as pitching and directing his own projects. Some of his notable work includes, the One Show award winning ‘Marco Polo’ title sequence for Netflix, the USMC Anthem film, the 2016 Super Bowl commercial for Schick Hydro, and his short film Product Recall.