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John Benitz wrote and directed the award-winning film Children of the Struggle, which was shown in film festivals across the country, on PBS, and is seen in high schools and colleges nationwide. It was also recognized by the NAACP Film Commission for its "true and poignant portrayal of the fight for black voting rights". In addition, he has ... See full bio »

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Children of the Struggle Rental Car Guy
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 2017 M.F.A.
 2015 Finding Out (TV Movie)
Jim Heinrich
 2013/II Eli (Short)
 2012 4.0 (Short)
Mr. Paulson
 2011 Kidnap & Rescue (TV Series)
Thomas Hargrove
- Proof of Life (2011) ... Thomas Hargrove
 1999 Children of the Struggle
Rental Car Guy
 1997 Swimsuit: The Movie
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (2 credits)
 2017 M.F.A. (consulting producer)
 1992 North of Chiang Mai (producer)
Hide Hide Show Show Director (1 credit)
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 1999 Children of the Struggle (writer)

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6' 1" (1.85 m)

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