Ben Cawiezell was the editor and post production media manager for various special effects teams and an Oscar Nominated composer on Miskatonic University. MU is thirty-seven minute short film/pilot inspired by the writing of early 20th century cosmic horror author H.P. Lovecraft. It was shot in Maine and New York State and produced by Black Bag Pictures. It was funded primarily through small donations via Kickstarter and has screened at several festivals across America including the H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival in Los Angeles, Providence, R.I. and Portland Oregon. It is the winner for Best Long-Form Short at the Nevermore Film Festival in Durham North Carolina. MU premiered in NYC in conjunction with The Best of H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival, showcasing and honoring the best 20 Lovecraftian films in the past 20 years.