I make experimental films, animation, sci-fi/fantasy, music videos and more
Christopher Rohde is a filmmaker, musician and curator from Ottawa. His video The Pink Ghosts (2006) was screened across Canada and was one of the first films selected for EnRoute, Air Canada’s in-flight film festival. Odd One Out (2014) was screened at festivals internationally and won awards for Best Film by an Emerging Filmmaker at the Jasper Short Film and Media Arts Festival and Best Director (Experimental) at the Ottawa Independent Video Awards. Christopher received his M.A. in Film Studies from Carleton University in 2007. He was a member of Available Light Screening Collective from 2006 – 2013, and Programmer at SAW Video Media Art Centre from 2010 – 2015, where he curated dozens of screenings, installations, exhibitions, performances and other projects. In 2014, he founded Mirror Mountain Film Festival, a platform for celebrating unique creative voices.
Best Director (Experimental)
Odd One Out
Ottawa Independent Video Awards
Ottawa, Ontario
2015
Best Film by an Emerging Filmmaker
Odd One Out
Jasper Short Film and Media Arts Festival
Jasper, Alberta
2014
College
Carleton University
Film Studies
Current City
Ottawa
Gender
Male
"Filmmaking is inventing impossible problems for yourself, and then failing to solve them." - John Boorman
I make experimental films, animation, sci-fi/fantasy, music videos and more