Ben deHoedt

Composer / Film Maker

Ben deHoedt is an Australian film maker, musician and social worker based in Melbourne. He writes and releases music under his own name and with his band The American Public. Ben is presently working on Disappear Here, a documentary about Australian 90's alternative group Glide, songwriter William Arthur and the shifting sands of the Australian music scene of the 1990’s. Ben is writer, director and editor of this feature, which includes filmed interviews with Australian music luminaries as Tim Rogers (You Am I), Peter Fenton (Crow) and Jane Gazzo (Triple J, ABC's "Recovery").

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"Burial at Sea Pt. 1" - written and performed by Ben deHoedt, taken from the album "City Lights Shimmer" (2023)