Daniel Benmayor was born and raised in Barcelona, Spain. In 1994, he completed a film degree at New York University.
Daniel began his advertising career as a 1st AD but quickly transitioning into commercial directing at the young age of 23. After much success in commercials Daniel began shooting feature films. Since 2009 Daniel has directed three films that have been featured at the Tribeca, London and Moscow film festivals.
Daniel is drawn to narratives with strong conceptual foundations. He seeks storytelling opportunities that allow for emotional performances. Daniel thrives in finding innovative ways of achieving the seamlessly choreographed action in his films.