Ben Comen


Based on the true story of a young athlete who never gives up.

Starring: Christopher Imbrosciano, Timothy Phillips, Andy Herbert

Directed by : Matthew Kohnen


Drama / Short Films



Run Time

4 min


United States


Ben: Christopher Imbrosciano

Jim: Timothy Phillips

Opposing Runner: Andy Herbert

Opposing Coach: Mark Lifrieri


Directed by: Matthew Kohnen

Produced by: Rob Fried

Written by: Rob Fried

Story Submitted by: Roberta Jahrmarkt

Executive Producer: Craig Ginsberg

Executive Producer: Tyrrell Shaffner

Line Producer: Scott Fort

Production Assistant: Chris Hughes

Sound Design and Mix: W. Alex Reeves

Color Timer: Mitch Rouse

SpiritClips Staff: Nare Mkrtchyan

SpiritClips Staff: Chris Commons

Special Thanks: Ben Comen

Special Thanks: 1 Space

Special Thanks: Griptrix

Special Thanks: Robert Radnoti

Special Thanks: Keena Carstensen

Special Thanks: Emesh Fernando

Special Thanks: James Haber

Special Thanks: Michael Jahrmarkt

Special Thanks: Jay Regan

Special Thanks: Pacific Coast Sportswear

Cinematography By: Marco Cappetta

Editor: Mitch Rouse

Additional Editor: Bridget Palardy

Original Score by: Patrick Kirst

2nd Assistant Director: Justine Trofholz

Production Designer: Joe Lemmon

Costume Designer: Arlene Castillo

Swing: Nick Seone

Make-up Artist: Richard Wetzel

Digital Asset Manager: Danny Kim

Stunt Coordinator: Will Leong

Key Production Assistant: Scott Proter