About Author: Ben Churchill

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Producer/Director/Editor for Blind Film Critic & The Tommy Edison Experience

Posts by Ben Churchill

  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, asks people to describe things that are intangible including a shadow, rainbow, fog, heat shimmer (heat haze), sunrise, outer space, and lightning. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— Thanks to everyone who participated in the video at VidCon 2015 including: Ryder Burgin […]

    Can People Explain Intangible Concepts To A Blind Person?

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, asks people to describe things that are intangible including a shadow, rainbow, fog, heat shimmer (heat haze), sunrise, outer space, and lightning. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— Thanks to everyone who participated in the video at VidCon 2015 including: Ryder Burgin […]

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  • Here’s a sneak peek at a new video we filmed with car designer Fireball Tim which features Tommy experiencing different types of cars for the first time. Fireball created this vlog which highlights an entire day of filming in Southern California for an upcoming segment on The Tommy Edison Experience. […]

    Sneak Peek at an Upcoming Video with Fireball Tim

    Here’s a sneak peek at a new video we filmed with car designer Fireball Tim which features Tommy experiencing different types of cars for the first time. Fireball created this vlog which highlights an entire day of filming in Southern California for an upcoming segment on The Tommy Edison Experience. […]

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  • Tommy Edison challenges Claire Wineland from http://YouTube.com/ClairityProject to guess what’s in her hand while blindfolded. Subscribe to Claire: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=clairityproject About Claire: Claire Wineland is 18 years old and has cystic fibrosis – a genetic disease that affects the lungs and digestive system. Her channel, The Clairity Project, is about sharing […]

    Guess What’s In My Hand Challenge with Claire Wineland

    Tommy Edison challenges Claire Wineland from http://YouTube.com/ClairityProject to guess what’s in her hand while blindfolded. Subscribe to Claire: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=clairityproject About Claire: Claire Wineland is 18 years old and has cystic fibrosis – a genetic disease that affects the lungs and digestive system. Her channel, The Clairity Project, is about sharing […]

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  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, tries sculpting with Play-Doh again. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Jungle City MF” by Tim Jayko “Rainbows” by Datasuck “Sweet Inspiration” by FilmTones “Honey Meow” by Datasuck Music used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Related […]

    Sculpting With Play-Doh – Part 2

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, tries sculpting with Play-Doh again. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Jungle City MF” by Tim Jayko “Rainbows” by Datasuck “Sweet Inspiration” by FilmTones “Honey Meow” by Datasuck Music used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Related […]

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  • Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, talks about how he knows what time it is. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Page 91″ by Eero “Time & Space” by Datasuck “Honey Meow” by Datasuck Music used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Follow […]

    How Blind People Know What Time It Is

    Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, talks about how he knows what time it is. Directed/Edited by Ben Churchill http://benchurchill.com —— MUSIC “Page 91″ by Eero “Time & Space” by Datasuck “Honey Meow” by Datasuck Music used under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode —— Follow […]

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  • Channel One Russia’s Anna Nelson interviewed Tommy Edison and Ben Churchill about their work on the blind film critic movie reviews. The interview is written in Russian, but you can translate the text when viewing it through Google Chrome. Plus, you can watch the 7 minute video which explains the […]

    Interview with Channel One Russia

    Channel One Russia’s Anna Nelson interviewed Tommy Edison and Ben Churchill about their work on the blind film critic movie reviews. The interview is written in Russian, but you can translate the text when viewing it through Google Chrome. Plus, you can watch the 7 minute video which explains the […]

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  • The Saturday Paper‘s Maxine Beneba Clarke interviewed Tommy while he was in Australia for The Other Film Festival in December 2014. Blind film reviewer Tommy Edison’s ways of seeing Blind since birth, Tommy Edison has made his mark in a most unexpected field – film reviewing. His laugh is disarming, […]

    Tommy Edison’s Ways of Seeing – Interview with The Saturday Paper

    The Saturday Paper‘s Maxine Beneba Clarke interviewed Tommy while he was in Australia for The Other Film Festival in December 2014. Blind film reviewer Tommy Edison’s ways of seeing Blind since birth, Tommy Edison has made his mark in a most unexpected field – film reviewing. His laugh is disarming, […]

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  • Tiffany Whisner interviewed Tommy for Assistive Technology at Easter Seals Crossroads about his childhood, making online videos, his love for music, and more. Watching Films with a Unique View It’s the film award season! It’s the time of the year between November and February when most of the important film […]

    Watching Films with a Unique View – Interview with Assistive Technology at Easter Seals Crossroads

    Tiffany Whisner interviewed Tommy for Assistive Technology at Easter Seals Crossroads about his childhood, making online videos, his love for music, and more. Watching Films with a Unique View It’s the film award season! It’s the time of the year between November and February when most of the important film […]

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  • BBC Trending‘s Neil Meads interviewed Tommy about how he got started. What is it like to be a blind film critic? Film critic, radio traffic announcer and popular Instagrammer – Tommy Edison delights in doing things you wouldn’t expect a blind person to do. Blind since birth, Edison set up […]

    What is it like to be a blind film critic? – Interview on BBC Trending

    BBC Trending‘s Neil Meads interviewed Tommy about how he got started. What is it like to be a blind film critic? Film critic, radio traffic announcer and popular Instagrammer – Tommy Edison delights in doing things you wouldn’t expect a blind person to do. Blind since birth, Edison set up […]

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  • Tommy will be speaking at The Other Film Festival in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, December 7 at 3pm. The event is free. Click here for more information. Book your tickets here. Description: The words blind since birth and serious film critic had never been used in the same sentence until […]

    The Other Film Festival – December 3 – 7, 2014

    Tommy will be speaking at The Other Film Festival in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, December 7 at 3pm. The event is free. Click here for more information. Book your tickets here. Description: The words blind since birth and serious film critic had never been used in the same sentence until […]

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