Mark Benson


British Arrows is charged with acknowledging the best and most effective advertising and communications work created and executed by UK individuals and businesses.

The key remit for British Arrows is to continue to recognise the homegrown and UK based talent behind best in class work across the multitude of communication platforms that now define the enormous opportunity for our industry. 

I consider it a great honour to be a member of British Arrows' board and to actively participate in this exciting responsibility.

MPC is an award-winning VFX studio crafting spectacular visual experiences for the advertising, film and entertainment industries.  

Mark’s experience and passion for VFX have been at the heart of MPC’s growth, leading the studio to become a world-leader in its field, with creative studios in nine global locations; London, Vancouver, LA, New York, Bangalore, Shanghai, Paris, Amsterdam and Montreal. 

The diverse and hugely technically creative portfolio of work that MPC continues to produce is testament to Mark’s commitment to creativity, and continuous engagement with new technologies.

MPC is dedicated to finding, developing and nurturing the very best talent across all of it’s global locations and across all activities in which MPC engages.

Recent credits; 

  • The Jungle Book, Jon Favreau, Walt Disney Pictures
  • Palace Skateboards, Reebok Classics, Lev Tanju, Stuart Bentley and Stuart Hammond, MPC Creative
  • The Martian VR, Robert Stromberg, VRC/Fox Innovation lab
  • Sony, Kygo, Carry Me, VR Experience
  • We’re the Superhumans, Dougal Wilson, 4Creative
  • Google Tiltbrush, Ray Tintori, M ss ng P eces

Recent awards;

  • 2016 Cannes Lions Special Merit, FIlm Craft, Visual Effects, Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 'Seize Glory'
  • 2015 Cannes Lion Grand Prix, Film Craft, Direction, John Lewis 'Monty's Christmas'
  • Academy Award and BAFTA nomination - The Martian
  • Academy Award and BAFTA nomination - Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Academy Award and BAFTA nomination - X-Men
  • Academy Award and BAFTA win - Life of Pi