Hi, we're Badcharacter, a film production company founded by Benjamin Ahr Harrison. You might have seen our work on The Engadget Show, Put This On (Series 1 and 2) and other videos on the web. Now, we're tackling a documentary feature film: Shoot The Moon.

Benjamin Ahr Harrison
Director

Benjamin Ahr Harrison has directed short subject documentaries on three continents. He won two Webby Awards for The Engadget Show, an internet doc-series where he first produced a segment on the lunar elevator. He is a lifelong space enthusiast, and a first time feature film director.

benjamin@badcharacter.com

Mahad Ibrahim
Executive Producer

Dr. Mahad Ibrahim is a founder and managing partner of Gobee Group, a social innovation design firm that is on a mission to find solutions to the world’s pressing problems through making technology meaningful. Mahad has specialized in producing engaging books, video, film, and mixed media that explain technology simply to broad audiences including a documentary about maternal health in Kenya. He is also a lifelong space enthusiast.

mahad.ibrahim@badcharacter.com

Alexis Santos
Producer

Alexis Santos is a writer who's penned pieces on technology, science and space for Engadget. Based near Florida's Space Coast, he's currently leading content efforts for a technology startup. Alexis has been inside Space Shuttle Atlantis and still can't get over it.

alexis@badcharacter.com

Idil Ibrahim
Producer

Idil is an award-winning filmmaker who's worked on films showcased at Sundance and other festivals. She's usually behind the camera, but she ocassionally appears in front of it.

She's served as Associate Producer on the film Laredo, Texas which was an official selection of the 2010 Sundance Film Festival. She also served as Associate Producer on the feature documentary Americana, also directed by Topaz Adizes (City, Seven Miles Alone), an official selection of the 2009 Cinema du Reel Festival at the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris, Dallas AFI and the Margaret Mead International Documentary Film Festivals. She had a producing role on the film Trece Anos, which also selected for Sundance in 2009, and other festivals. Most recently, she was the female lead in Fishing Without Nets, which took home the Directing Award for US Dramatic Film in 2014.

Todd Thoenig
Editor

Todd is a freelance editor based in New York City who's done work for clients including AOL, NBC, New Balance, Tanqueray and many more.