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Christopher Murray

Christopher Murray

Chile

Scriptwriter, Film Director

TFL

Script&Pitch Participant 2012

biography

Christopher Murray (26) holds a degree in Social Communication with the title of Audiovisual Director from the Catholic University of Chile.

Right out of college, he co-directed with Pablo Carrera his first feature film: Manuel de Ribera, which premièred in Rotterdam 2010 kick-starting a tour around several film festivals including Viennale, BAFICI, Munich, Toulouse, Calgary and Gothenburg. The film achieved Best National Film award at Santiago International Film Festival 2010.

His cross-media documentary project Filmic Map of a Country (www.mafi.tv) has achieved the national fund and Official Selection at IDFA 2012, gaining international attention.

Murray is now developing his second feature film Parable Of A Blind Christ, supported, among others, by the Chilean “Fondo de Fomento Audiovisual” (Audiovisual Promotion Fund) and the Cannes Cinéfondation.