Chris Thompson. Photo by Lilly Lilova



Christopher Thompson is an 18 year veteran of the indie film world.  An award-winning filmmaker, he is also the VP of Film Development at AMFM Studios LLC, an umbrella media company that encompasses AMFM Magazine™ – the Voice Of The Artist.

Film Awards

WEST OF LEONA (The Short Is Currently on Film Festival Circuit, Feature Length Script accepted by 2020 Austin Film Festival)

2019 Best Drama Short, Best Cinematography, Best Texas ShortDeep In The Heart Film Festival,

2019 Gold Remi World Fest Houston International Film Festival


2014 CC7D Film FestivalGrand Jury for “HER STORY”, 5 total wins:
Best Director (team lead), Best Technical Achievement, Best Lead Actress, Best Screenplay


2012 Official Selection Rockport Film Festival “ABIDE”
2012 Grand Jury, CC7D for short “ABIDE”
2012 Technical Achievement, CC7D for short “ABIDE”
2012 Grand Jury, CC7D for short “The Rogue” (editing, writing)
2011 Official Selection, Rockport Film Festival “The End”
2011 Best Director, 48 Hr. Film Festival Austin 2011 “The End”
2010 Best Cinematography, 48 hr Film Festival Austin “Le Homage”
2009 Best Editing, 48 Hr. Film Festival Austin “Tales From The Bench”
2008 SXSW AFS Member Showcase “Mr. and Ms. Hap”
2007 Spirit of Corpus Christi, “Photo Finish”

Director and Producer, Video Editor Thermo Fisher Scientific is an American provisioner of scientific instrumentation, reagents and consumables, and software and services to healthcare, life science, and other laboratories in academia, government, and industry

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In addition, AMFM Magazine is a partner of PRNewswire*, the authoritative source of information for leading global media organizations.  We variously film, host, edit footage that is broadcast on CBS (Dallas KTFD) , as well as content that is featured on Cinemark’s online website.


Director and Producer, Video Editor, Motion Graphics is the world’s most popular swimming news and lifestyle website. SwimSwam provides global coverage of swimming, open water swimming and the “swim lifestyle.”