Ben Knight

Ben Knight is a filmmaker and once-Telluride local who was inspired to make films because of Telluride Mountainfilm. In 2014, DamNation (Mountainfilm 2014) premiered at the South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival in Austin, Texas. The documentary, produced in conjunction with Patagonia, explores dam removal and restoring free-flowing American rivers. The project received a Mountainfilm Commitment Grant in 2011.