Chris Filippone

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Philadelphia, PA
United States
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Oct 31, 2022 to Dec 16, 2022

Chris Filippone is a documentary filmmaker whose works explore social issues and themes around the survival economy, marginalized perspectives, and liminal spaces. His films have screened in Berlinale, Visions du Réel, SXSW, Hot Docs, CPH:DOX, and Sheffield Doc/Fest as well as online in The New York Times Op-Docs, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Short of the Week, and Vimeo Staff Picks. In 2021, his film Huntsville Station was nominated for both Outstanding Nonfiction Short at the Cinema Eye Honors and Best Short at the IDA Documentary Awards. He has also received support from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, AmDoc, Mountainfilm, and the Bread and Roses Fund; fellowships from the Telluride Student Symposium and UFVA; and participated in the Points North Shortform Editing Residency. Chris is a graduate of Stanford University’s M.F.A. Documentary Film program and has taught at San Francisco Art Institute, Santa Clara University, and The University of Iowa.