ALAN SHELLEY is a Cape Town based filmmaker who thinks swagg should be spelt with two g’s, otherwise what's the point of having any? In between sleeps, Alan works at benchfilms, a Cape Town based production company that shouldn’t be left open around bees. At benchfilms, Alan has written and directed over 30 branded films and a number of shorts films. He is also the in-house VFX guy. Do not hesitate to get in touch at


Here is the short film with Kevin Spacey and the ultra braggy BTS.


benchfilm's VFX showreel - mostly Alan


Castrol China How to Check Your Tyre


Film School Days


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