Christopher Leoni is a Latin American writer/director whose focus is on diversifying the depiction of Hispanic culture. After serving in the Marines Christopher laid down his rifle and picked up a pen to continue serving others by telling their stories. He wrote and directed INK (6 mins) which went on to be a finalist for the New York Cinematography Awards in 2020, Pitch Boys (17 mins) in 2020, Intern On Parade (21 mins) in 2022, and A Moment for Glory (23 min) which got into Naples International Film Festival and New York Shorts International film festival in 2023. He successfully organized and ran a film festival titled ‘Cinema Collective’ in 2019 at the SVA theatre with more than 500 guests and Latinos in the Arts film showcase at Regal Union Square in 2023 with off 300 in attendance.
B.F.A. - Film School of Visual Arts 2021