BIO

E-mail:  chris@amfmstudios.com

 

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

 GREAT NEWS! WEST OF LEONA’S FULL LENGTH SCRIPT IS A SECOND ROUNDER AT THE  2020 AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL!

WEST OF LEONA2019 Best Drama Short, Best Cinematography, Best Texas Short. DEEP IN THE HEART FILM FESTIVAL

2019 Gold Remi World Fest Houston International Film Festival

PREVIOUS FESTIVAL WINS

  • 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”
  • 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

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Christopher is the VP Film Production for AMFM Studios LLC, which produces AMFM Magazine,The Voice Of The Artist. 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 (The Drew Pearson Show, Dallas KTFD) and (previously) Cinemark’s online website.

 


Director and Producer, Video Editor, Motion Graphics

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